Tony Mokbel is an Australian criminal who was born on August 11, 1965, in Melbourne, Victoria.
He was the leader of a Melbourne-based criminal organization known as “The Company,” which was involved in drug trafficking, money laundering, and other serious crimes.
Mokbel fled Australia in 2006 while facing trial on drug trafficking charges and spent several years on the run. He was eventually captured in Athens, Greece, in June 2007, and extradited back to Australia to face trial.
In 2012, Mokbel was convicted of multiple drug trafficking offenses and sentenced to 30 years in prison, with a non-parole period of 22 years.
However, in 2018, he was the subject of a high-profile prison escape attempt when he was attacked by two other inmates with a makeshift knife. He survived the attack but suffered serious injuries.
Overall, Tony Mokbel is a notorious figure in Australian criminal history and his activities have had a significant impact on the Australian criminal underworld.
Tony Mokbel Children: Meet Susan Mokbel, and Renate McGuire
Tony Mokbel has two children named, Susan Mokbel, and Renate McGuire with his first wife and two children Rocco and Christina Mokbel with his second wife Danielle McGuire.
Mokbel’s children have had to deal with the fallout from their father’s criminal activities, including his imprisonment and the media attention surrounding his case.
In 2018, Rocco Mokbel made headlines when he was arrested and charged with drug trafficking, as well as weapons and explosives offenses. He was sentenced to 5 years and 4 months in prison.