Hsieh Yuan-hsin could be the suspect that is main the kidnapping and murder of Shih Chia-chin. (Image: Taiwan police)
Taiwanese online gambling ringleader Shih Chia-chin may never be a home name in the online world betting community, but he had been infamous in his home country for the wealth he received by running their sites. Now, their murder and kidnapping have actually surprised the area country. Shih’s body was found evening in Tainan County by police sunday. He had been allegedly murdered after being kidnapped by his chauffeur and others that are several August 18.
Chauffeur Abducted Shih at Airport
On that time, Shih was found at the airport that is taoyuan Taiwan by their chauffeur, Hsieh Yuan-hsin. Just three hours later on, the accountant at Shih’s business received a phone call saying that Shih had been kidnapped and demanding a ransom of TW$50 million ($1.67 million). Shih’s family attempted to negotiate with the kidnappers, eventually agreeing to wire TW$30 million ($1 million) to three separate bank accounts.
When the family still didn’t hear from Shih, they contacted law enforcement for assistance later that day. Hsieh evidently made an attempt to withdraw the transferred ransom quickly thereafter, but fled when he was asked to provide identification at the bank.
Hsieh Flees to Thailand
Despite efforts from prosecutors who issued a warrant to bar him from leaving the country, Hsieh managed to board Continue reading “Chauffer Suspect in Murder of Taiwanese Mogul Shih Chia-chin”