Chinese Police Seize $ 3.8 Million Cryptocurrency After Arresting dApp EOS Gambling Team

Chinese police officers have confiscated nearly $4 million in various cryptocurrencies after a raid against several developers that operated a decentralized gambling app built on the EOS blockchain.

After receiving tips of suspected illegal activity involving the developers of the dApp called Biggame, the Jiangsu police department opened an investigation. Ultimately, this led to the arrest of 15 people.

During the raid, the authorities found and seized 1.3 million units of EOS and BTC. Converted in fiat currencies, this amount equals 26 million yuan or $3.8 million.

According to the report, this is the first criminal case the police solved in connection with illegal online gambling inside China.

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