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Police smash online World Cup betting ring

Update: July, 14/2014 - 13:00
The Dong Da District police raided a house on Phao Dai Lang Street on July 6 and arrested Ta Ngoc Hung, 36, the leader of the gang, and three other men while they were taking bets via the Internet.

HA NOI (VNS) — The Ha Noi Police on Sunday smashed an illegal online betting ring which allegedly took about VND6.68 billion (US$315,290) in bets on World Cup football matches.

The Dong Da District police raided a house on Phao Dai Lang Street on July 6 and arrested Ta Ngoc Hung, 36, the leader of the gang, and three other men while they were taking bets via the Internet.

The police seized two laptop computers, two desktop computers, six mobiles and VND30 million or US$1,416 in cash.

The case is being investigated further.

Also on July 6, the police smashed a VND5-trillion or US$235-million online gambling ring in the central province of Thanh Hoa. — VNS

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