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Salt Water’s City: “King of the Thugs” Jim Goon - Vancouver Police Museum
Born in China around 1857, Wong—alias Jim “Salt Water” Goon—had had a lengthy and varied criminal career, but for the most part had escaped the long arm of the law. He had left China at the age of 17 and spent a number of years in San Francisco where, it was rumoured...