Friday 30 January 2015

78 Arrested in Hong Kong Mahjong Crackdown!

Photo credit South China Morning Post.YUEN LONG, Hong Kong 23 January 2015 - Police raided two apartments in Yuen Long early this morning, rounding up seventy-eight people and more than HK$25,000 in cash, based on a tip those apartments were operating as illegal gambling dens. Also seized were sixteen automatic mahjong tables and thirty-two sets of mahjong.

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‘Robbery of the Сentury’ - the solution

That was an easy Sherlock Holmes mystery to start with! The readers of the Independent Internet Mahjong Newspaper did not have many problems to solve it.

This was what happened:

'Three solid gentlemen were mess up with robbery of police chief. Loot was taken only by one of them. The whole event was observed by at least two dozen of other gentlemen.'

And the question was: what should Mrs. Hudson take a look at? Please, explain what has happened.

The answer: Mrs. Hudson was reading … ‘Mahjong News’. The article was about a mahjong hand. Inspector Lestrade declared a Kong which was robbed by all three other players. Only one could win under MCR Rules. That took place at the MCR London Championship with dozens of spectators.


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