RM32 Million Lottery Betting Syndicate Busted

18 December 2008
Johor Baru

A RM32 million lottery betting operation has been dealt with by the authorities when police raided a house in Taman Pasir Pelangi last Thursday at 6pm. The illegal syndicate had been in business for the past five months.

Two men and three women, aged between 30 and 47 years and believed to be Singaporeans, have been arrested in the house. Police seized four computers, two laptops, five fax machines, nine mobile phones, RM1,035 cash and S$4,800.

Police said that the syndicate had a monthly revenue of RM6.4 million in bets and had customers from Malaysia and neighbouring countries.

The Star Online – Numbers ring smashed
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