Tse Chi Lop Biography — Wikipedia
Tse Chi Lop is best known as the alleged drug lord behind Asia-Pacific based international crime super syndicate, Sam Gor also referred to as “The Company”, and former member of the Hong Kong, Toronto and Vancouver-based triad crime group, the Big Circle Gang. A Reuters report in 2019 stated that Tse was a “Canadian national” but did not specify the location of his residence; as of June 2020, he held a Canadian passport.
Tse immigrated to Canada and built the foundations of this syndicate in Toronto, Ontario.
Tse Chi Lop Age
According to his date of birth, Tse Chi Lop is said to be 57 years old as of 2021.
Tse Chi Lop Net Worth
According to the estimate of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, Sam Gor generated between $8 billion and $17.7 billion in revenue from meth in 2018 and that the triad had “expanded at least fourfold in the past five years”. Tse Chi Lop probably has a net worth of millions of dollars.
Tse Chi Lop House
Tse is suspected of running a “$70billion empire across Asia” and compared to El Chapo.
Tse Chi Lop Drug Lord
Sam Gor is believed to be headed by Tse, who has been wanted by Interpol since 2019. The Cantonese Chinese syndicate is mainly involved in drug trafficking, grossing almost $8 billion per year. Sam Gor is alleged to control 40% or more of the Asia-Pacific methamphetamine market.
While also trafficking heroin, ketamine and synthetic drugs, and precursor chemicals. The group is also active or working with organized crime partners in a variety of countries, including Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, New Zealand, Australia, Korea, Japan, China, Taiwan and Vietnam.
Tse Chi Lop Arrested
One of the world’s most-wanted fugitives and the alleged leader of one of the globe’s biggest drug gangs has been arrested in the Netherlands.
Tse Chi Lop was reportedly detained on Friday at the request of Australian police, who led an investigation that found his organization dominates the £51 ($70) billion-a-year Asia-Pacific crystal meth drug trade, Dutch police spokesperson Thomas Aling said.
Tse is expected to be extradited after appearing before a judge, Mr. Aling said, adding that his arrest by national police took place without incident at Amsterdam‘s Schiphol Airport.
“He was already on the most-wanted list and he was detained based on intelligence we received,” Mr. Aling said.
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Dutch police were unable to provide details about the legal proceedings and it was not clear if Tse had a lawyer.
He is currently in jail and Australian authorities are working with the Attorney General to prepare a formal extradition request.