Vietnamese Man Disguises Mobile Casino In Bus

This story was published more than 11 years ago.

Police in Vietnam arrested a 32 year old man who was operating a mobile casino disguised as a public transit bus.

Authorities had their suspicion aroused when they saw the bus parked in a residential neighborhood in Northern Vietnam. Upon approaching the bus police found a fully operational casino inside.

Le Anh Thong, the casino's operator, and 12 gamblers were then arrested inside. Thong admitted to buying the bus and removing 45 seats in order to put casino equipment in place.

Along with the arrests, nine cell phones, two hand guns, a packet of drugs, and $4,800 in cash were seized.

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