FBI Nabs Russian Mob that Hacked Casino Slots and Stole Five Tons of Chocolate

FBI Nabs Russian Mob that Hacked Casino Slots and Stole Five Tons of Chocolate

A gang of sweet-toothed, casino slot-machine-hacking Russian mobsters was busted by the FBI in New York on Wednesday, its people charged with running a crime empire that is sprawling.

The Russian criminal gang arrested in ny had been behind a ‘dizzying array of criminal schemes’ including the trafficking and theft of more than five a great deal of chocolate.

Along with casino fraud, the outfit allegedly engaged in racketeering, narcotics, firearms offenses and murder-for-hire, plus the theft and trafficking of over five a lot of illegal chocolate into the United States, according to the indictment.

Thirty-three alleged members of the so-called ‘Shulaya Enterprise’ are now under arrest, as part of an investigation that is joint the FBI, Customs and Border Protection, as well as the New York Police Department. Almost all were detained in the Brooklyn area.

‘The dizzying array of unlawful schemes committed by this organized criminal activity syndicate allegedly include a murder-for-hire conspiracy, a plot to rob victims by seducing and drugging all of them with chloroform, the theft of cargo shipments containing over 10,000 pounds of chocolate, and a fraudulence on casino slot machines using electronic hacking products,’ said Acting Manhattan US Attorney Joon Kim.

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Based on the indictment, Razhden Shulaya, 40, of New Jersey, and Zurab Dzhanashvili, 37, of Brooklyn, the alleged ring Continue reading “FBI Nabs Russian Mob that Hacked Casino Slots and Stole Five Tons of Chocolate”