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The street in front of the row of businesses on 16th and Michigan Avenue has been under construction since April.

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FBI searches Chinatown restaurants, at least 3 owned by famed chef Tony Hu

Federal agents were seen entering one of Hu's restaurant, Lao Sze Chuan at 2172 S. Archer Ave., around 9 a.m. Manager Tommy Wong said he did not know what the agents were looking for, but they removed some "white boxes."

FBI agents were still present Friday afternoon at another restaurant owned by Hu -- Lao You Ju at 2002 S. Wentworth Ave. Four white boxes were directly visible inside the door. Three were closed, and the fourth was open -- revealing sealed envelopes labeled "evidence."

Also shuttered for several hours was another Hu restaurant, Lao Beijing at 2138 S. Archer Ave., according to a restaurant worker.

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Chinatown restaurants raided

Tony Hu, the president of Lao Sze Chuan restaurant, 2172 S. Archer Ave., and many others, said “I'm at home.”

Agents were seen at several Lao locations, including Lao Shanghai, 2163 S. China Pl., and Lao Beijing, 2138 S. Archer Ave.

Agents were seen at several Lao locations, including Lao Shanghai, 2163 S. China Pl., and Lao Beijing, 2138 S. Archer Ave.

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Chef Tony Hu's Lao Sze Chuan, Other Restaurants Raided by FBI

But FBI and law enforcement officials could be seen Friday afternoon inside Hu's uberpopular Lao Sze Chuan at 2172 S. Archer Ave. A sign on the door said the eatery was closed to guests.

They could also be seen at his other restaurants, including Lao Shanghai, 2163 S. China Pl., and Lao You Ju, 2002 S. Wentworth Ave. There, a law enforcement officer was searching around near a  computer hard drive, while officials could be seen in one of the venue's karaoke rooms.

They could also be seen at his other restaurants, including Lao Shanghai, 2163 S. China Pl., and Lao You Ju, 2002 S. Wentworth Ave. There, a law enforcement officer was searching around near a  computer hard drive, while officials could be seen in one of the venue's karaoke rooms.

Two other nearby Hu-owned restaurants, including Lao Yunnan, 2109 S. China Pl., and Lao Ma La, 2017 S. Well St., were also closed.

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FBI searches Chinatown restaurants, at least 2 owned by famed chef Tony Hu

Federal agents were seen entering one of Hu's restaurant, Lao Sze Chuan at 2172 S. Archer Ave., around 9 a.m.  Manager Tommy Wong said he did not know what the agents were looking for, but they removed some "white boxes."

FBI agents were still present Friday afternoon at another restaurant owned by Hu -- Lao You Ju at 2002 S. Wentworth Ave. Four white boxes were directly visible inside the door. Three were closed, the fourth was open revealing sealed envelopes labeled "evidence."

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FBI Raids Lao Sze Chuan, Other Chinatown Restaurants

Warrants were served for Lao Sze Chuan (2172 S. Archer Ave.) and Lao Shanghai (2163 S. China Pl.) around 10 a.m., according to Special Agent...

Warrants were served for Lao Sze Chuan (2172 S. Archer Ave.) and Lao Shanghai (2163 S. China Pl.) around 10 a.m., according to Special Agent Joan Hyde, media coordinator for the FBI...

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FBI executes search warrants at Chinatown restaurants

Federal agents and police officers were seen entering Lao Sze Chuan at 2172 S. Archer Ave., a restaurant owned by well-known chef Tony Hu, around 9 a.m.

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FBI Raids Restaurants In Chinatown

Two of the restaurants were Lao Beijing, 2138 S. Archer, and Lao Shanghai, 2163 S China Place.

Two of the restaurants were Lao Beijing, 2138 S. Archer, and Lao Shanghai, 2163 S China Place.

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