Yip Kai Foon

Hong Kong gangster.
Died on Wednesday April 19th 2017


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@rasadave: RT @CoconutsHK: Notorious Hong Kong gangster Yip Kai-foon dies behind bars, aged 55 - 2 hours ago

@chris_thrall: I was in #HongKong when ‘King of Thieves’ Yip Kai Foon robbed a jewellery shop #EatingSmoke - 2 hours ago

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@RATFHUCKED: RT @hongkong_news: HKFP: Infamous Hong Kong ‘king of thieves’ Yip Kai-foon dies in custody aged 55 - 2 days ago

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@NightOfFrogs: RT @galileo44: Infamous gangster Yip Kai Foon (56) died in Stanley Prison - 4 days ago

@RogerVinton: RT @JustDiedBot: RIP Yip Kai Foon, 55, Hong Kong gangster. - 4 days ago

@nannyfat: How ‘King of Thieves’ Yip forced police to change tactics - 4 days ago

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@hongkongwalks: Rest in peace, King of Thieves. Your memory endures: every Friday afternoon we stop in front of the harbour, at... - 4 days ago

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@AquaSolutionAFM: ‘King of Thieves’ Yip Kai-foon forced Hong Kong police to change tactics and beef up arms | South China Morning Post - 4 days ago

@Riceboy19: RT @SilverSpleenHK: Yip Kai Foon, the basis for KING OF ROBBERY and 1/3 of TRIVISA, has died. - 4 days ago

@RobWritesPulp: The death of gangster Yip Kai-foon causes Hong Kong to reflect on the wild Triad shootouts that inspired John Woo. - 4 days ago

@ptshk1044: HK Notorious gangster Yip Kai-foon dies in hospital - 4 days ago

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@darkthes1: RT @HongKongFP: JUST IN: Infamous Hong Kong 'king of thieves' Yip Kai-foon dies in prison aged 55 - 4 days ago

@raffpantucci: How ‘King of Thieves’ Yip forced HK police to change tactics - 4 days ago

@hkchrislau: Death of HK infamous robber sheds light on HK's tumultuous 80s and 90s when heavy-armed robberies were commonplace - 4 days ago

@SwitchingTmprly: Yip Kai Foon, King of Gangstas. Ruthless. RIP. - 4 days ago

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@ny32: RT @SwitchingTmprly: Yip Kai Foon, King of Gangstas. Ruthless. RIP. - 4 days ago

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@bull_jai69: RT @HongKongFP: JUST IN: Infamous Hong Kong 'king of thieves' Yip Kai-foon dies in prison aged 55 - 4 days ago

@PontoFinal_853: Morreu Yip Kai-foon, o “Rei dos Assaltos” de Hong Kong - 4 days ago

@howard5555: ‘King of Thieves’ Yip Kai-foon forced Hong Kong police to change tactics and beef up arms - 4 days ago

@comat568: Notorious gangster who inspired Hong Kong hit movie dies aged 55 - 4 days ago

@Tominmedill: RT @SCMPLifestyle: "King of thieves" #YipKaiFoon #葉繼歡 dies @SCMP_News Read the story: - 4 days ago

@viewHK: Notorious gangster who inspired Hong Kong hit movie dies aged 55 - - 4 days ago

@lovecankill: # 電影「樹大招風」中,任賢齊飾演的角色所影射的真實人物 香港一代「賊王」葉繼歡因癌病逝,終年55歲 - 4 days ago

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@SCMP_News: AK-47-toting gangster Yip Kai-foon forced Hong Kong police to change tactics - 4 days ago

@ChinaSociety: Notorious gangster who inspired Hong Kong hit movie dies aged 55 - - 5 days ago

@Juliane_Seattle: Notorious Hong Kong gangster Yip Kai-foon, who inspired hit film Trivisa, dies in hospital - 5 days ago

@annie_hulala: Notorious Hong Kong gangster Yip Kai-foon, who inspired hit film, dead at 55 - 5 days ago

@PaulPage: Hong Kong's 'King of Thieves,' who robbed jewelry stores with an AK-47, died quietly in a hospital. - 5 days ago

@PennyHuangcn: RT @initiumnews: 【《樹大招風》獲獎後不久⋯】 賊王就去世了,彷彿冥冥之中有些什麼巧合。anyway,我們在內文為你整理了 #葉繼歡 搶劫、逃獄、槍戰、癱瘓的一生。點擊閱讀: - 5 days ago

@HongKongTravels: Notorious Hong Kong gangster Yip Kai-foon dies behind bars, aged 55 - Coconuts - 5 days ago

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@Barbacaca: Hong Kong : The "King of Thieves" is dead. - 5 days ago

@RIP2017x: RT @SCMPLifestyle: "King of thieves" #YipKaiFoon #葉繼歡 dies @SCMP_News Read the story: - 5 days ago

@TeddyCalavera: Infamous Hong Kong ‘king of thieves’ Yip Kai-foon dies in custody aged 55 - 5 days ago

@brantjamesburke: RT @hkstream: #HKFP Infamous Hong Kong 'king of thieves' Yip Kai-foon dies in custody aged 55 - 5 days ago

@hkstream: #HKFP Infamous Hong Kong 'king of thieves' Yip Kai-foon dies in custody aged 55 - 5 days ago

@HongKongFP: Infamous Hong Kong 'king of thieves' Yip Kai-foon dies in custody aged 55 - 5 days ago

@Chilhon2016Lap: RT @SCMP_News: AK-47-toting gangster Yip Kai-foon forced Hong Kong police to change tactics - 5 days ago

@ivanzhai: AK-47 vs handgun: Gangster Yip Kai-foon’s audacious robberies forced Hong Kong police to change crime-fighting... - 5 days ago

@YuenIrene: Notorious Hong Kong gangster Yip Kai-foon, who inspired hit film Trivisa, dies in hospital - 5 days ago

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@JordyH0ffman: RT @zennie62: Notorious Hong Kong gangster Yip Kai-foon, who inspired hit film Trivisa, dies in hospital – South China Morning P… - 5 days ago

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@chucktfp: RT @SCMP_News: Notorious Hong Kong gangster Yip Kai-foon dies in hospital aged 55 - 5 days ago

@mariorustan: RT @joannachiu: This dude was intense. Makes me wonder why people who arent poor would choose violent crime instead of like, napping https:… - 5 days ago

@ivanzhai: Yip Kai-foon, Hong Kong's ‘King of Thieves’ dies in hospital Full story: - 5 days ago

@JustDiedBot: RIP Yip Kai Foon, 55, Hong Kong gangster. - 5 days ago

@ILikeTheSubcult: RT @ianjamesyoung70: Yip Kai-foon, the HK gangster who sprayed streets with machine-gun fire in the 1990s, dead at 55 - 5 days ago

@cccrystal0211: RT @HongKongFP: JUST IN: Infamous Hong Kong 'king of thieves' Yip Kai-foon dies in prison aged 55 - 5 days ago

@johnpatkin: Some of my old colleagues at AM1044 Metro News will remember this guy - 5 days ago

@PaulDBrazill: Infamous Hong Kong 'king of thieves' Yip Kai-foon dies in custody aged 55 - 5 days ago

@viewHK: Notorious Hong Kong gangster Yip Kai-foon who inspired hit movie Trivisa dies in hospital - 5 days ago

@joannachiu: This dude was intense. Makes me wonder why people who arent poor would choose violent crime instead of like, napping - 5 days ago

@ARaquelCarvalho: ‘King of thieves’ Yip Kai-foon dies - 5 days ago

@SCMPLifestyle: "King of thieves" #YipKaiFoon #葉繼歡 dies @SCMP_News Read the story: - 5 days ago

@ianjamesyoung70: Yip Kai-foon, the HK gangster who sprayed streets with machine-gun fire in the 1990s, dead at 55 - 5 days ago

@Koverptw: RT @HongKongFP: JUST IN: Infamous Hong Kong 'king of thieves' Yip Kai-foon dies in prison aged 55 - 5 days ago

@viewHK: ‘King of Robbers’ Yip Kai-foon dies of cancer - 5 days ago

@freesky2016: RT @initiumnews: 【《樹大招風》獲獎後不久⋯】 賊王就去世了,彷彿冥冥之中有些什麼巧合。anyway,我們在內文為你整理了 #葉繼歡 搶劫、逃獄、槍戰、癱瘓的一生。點擊閱讀: - 5 days ago

@taizhuo: RT @initiumnews: 【《樹大招風》獲獎後不久⋯】 賊王就去世了,彷彿冥冥之中有些什麼巧合。anyway,我們在內文為你整理了 #葉繼歡 搶劫、逃獄、槍戰、癱瘓的一生。點擊閱讀: - 5 days ago

@Chinese247: Notorious Hong Kong gangster Yip Kai-foon, who suffered from cancer, dies in hospital One of Hong - 5 days ago

@initiumnews: 【《樹大招風》獲獎後不久⋯】 賊王就去世了,彷彿冥冥之中有些什麼巧合。anyway,我們在內文為你整理了 #葉繼歡 搶劫、逃獄、槍戰、癱瘓的一生。點擊閱讀: - 5 days ago

@stanyee: inspired the film Trivisa, one of three 'king of thieves' - 5 days ago

@HongKongdaily: Notorious Hong Kong gangster Yip Kai-foon, who suffered from cancer, dies in hospital - South China Morning Post - 5 days ago

@beijingcalling: Notorious #HongKong gangster Yip Kai-foon dies in hospital - 5 days ago

@AdrianMMMM: RT @hongkong_news: HKFP: Infamous Hong Kong ‘king of thieves’ Yip Kai-foon dies in custody aged 55 - 5 days ago

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@Ceemahe498: RT @DavidMooreSCMP: Notorious #HongKong gangster Yip Kai-foon - known for raids of jewellers while armed with AK-47 - dies in hospital http… - 5 days ago

@HongKongNewsApp: Notorious #HongKong gangster Yip Kai-foon, who suffered from cancer, dies in hospital - 5 days ago

@zyiteblog: Notorious Hong Kong gangster Yip Kai-foon, who suffered from cancer, dies in hospital - 5 days ago

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@dontrocktheb0wk: RT @DavidMooreSCMP: Notorious #HongKong gangster Yip Kai-foon - known for raids of jewellers while armed with AK-47 - dies in hospital http… - 5 days ago

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@DemocraAsia: HK SCMP: Notorious Hong Kong gangster Yip Kai-foon, who suffered from cancer, dies in hospital - 5 days ago

@howard5555: Notorious Hong Kong gangster Yip Kai-foon, who suffered from cancer, dies in hospital - 5 days ago

@spaskiller: RT @SCMP_News: Notorious Hong Kong gangster Yip Kai-foon dies in hospital aged 55 - 5 days ago

@fugugames: RT @DavidMooreSCMP: Notorious #HongKong gangster Yip Kai-foon - known for raids of jewellers while armed with AK-47 - dies in hospital http… - 5 days ago

@george_chen: RT @DavidMooreSCMP: Notorious #HongKong gangster Yip Kai-foon - known for raids of jewellers while armed with AK-47 - dies in hospital http… - 5 days ago

@theDeskHK: Former HK gangster Yip Kai Foon died in hospital earlier this morning. Read our K-Town crimes piece for more on Foo… - 5 days ago

@Jamshaid_hk: Notorious #HongKong gangster Yip Kai-foon, who suffered from cancer, dies in hospital - 5 days ago

@seribing: RT @SCMP_News: Notorious Hong Kong gangster Yip Kai-foon dies in hospital aged 55 - 5 days ago

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@DavidMooreSCMP: Notorious #HongKong gangster Yip Kai-foon - known for raids of jewellers while armed with AK-47 - dies in hospital - 5 days ago

@PRO_FITS: Yip Ki-foon the notorious AK47 wielding "King of Thieves" in Hong Kong has passed away. - 5 days ago

@ivanzhai: Yip Kai-foon, known for holding up jewellery stores with an AK-47, has died in a public hospital while serving a... - 5 days ago

@hinhung0119: RT @galileo44: Infamous gangster Yip Kai Foon (56) died in Stanley Prison - 5 days ago

@cwhjim: RT @hongkong_news: SCMP: Notorious Hong Kong gangster Yip Kai-foon, who suffered from cancer, dies in hospital - 5 days ago

@vickchan: RT @galileo44: Infamous gangster Yip Kai Foon (56) died in Stanley Prison - 5 days ago

@jbhavan: RT @phila_siu: Notorious Hong Kong gangster Yip Kai-foon, who suffered from cancer, dies in hospital - 5 days ago

@hongkong_news: SCMP: Notorious Hong Kong gangster Yip Kai-foon, who suffered from cancer, dies in hospital - 5 days ago

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