Chinese fraudster known as ‘The Boss’ jailed for £8.5m money laundering operation

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December 5 2018

A fraudster known as The Boss has been jailed for seven years for running an £8.5 million money laundering operation. Wei Han, 36, shopped for designer goods, sent his daughter to a £3,500-a-term private school and drove a £73,000 Bentley from the criminal profits.

The Chinese national, below, told the taxman he earned £1,100 a year but had a £48,000 Maserati and a £39,000 Mercedes at his £5,600-a-month rented Chelsea home, as well as thousands of pounds worth of jewellery and watches.