Notorious casino whale shot in Australian park
A famous casino whale has been shot in Sydney’s Croydon Park. The diseased, Peter Tan Hoang, is a Vietnamese Australian gambler with a controversial reputation. Australian media claim that the 36-year-old was shot several times
Arrested at casino
Hoang managed to gamble away huge amounts of money at Australian gambling venues. It remains unclear how he paid for his gambling sprees as he had low-paying jobs. In late 2012, Melbourne Police detained the high-roller on suspicion of illegally obtained funds. At the time of his arrest, Hoang had a whopping $1.37 million in cash on him
The 36-year-old enjoyed the high life of business class flying, a luxurious mansion, and VIP gambling. Authorities claimed that Hoang was involved in criminal activities. The high-roller was definitely successful at casinos
, raking in nearly $90 million between 2007 and 2012. Hoang was a Vietnam citizen who moved to Australia just before the millennium.