Meet The Wanted Russian Man Who Partied At Mar-a-Lago

A November 22, 2018 photo shows US President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort in Palm Beach, Florida on November 22, 2018. (Photo by MANDEL NGAN / AFP) (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
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March 12, 2019 8:59 a.m.

Mar-a-Lago seems to attract a constellation of shady figures, including Russian real estate investor Sergey Danilochkin, a wanted man who fled his home country after accusations of massive tax fraud.

According to a Tuesday Miami Herald report, Danilochkin filmed the safari-themed party last year, quipping that “the most interesting thing is that we met a lot of people here who speak Russian.”

Also in attendance at the event was Cindy Yang, the founder of a chain of Florida spas, one of which was the site of Patriots owner Robert Kraft’s alleged solicitation bust. Yang frequents Trump’s circles and has posed for a picture with Trump himself.

Danilochkin has a long and unsavory history in both Russia and South Florida. Read it here.

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