The Los Santos Triads are a large Chinese crime syndicate in Grand Theft Auto V, appearing as the secondary group of antagonists, alongside the Ballas. The Triads are led by Wei Cheng, the father of Tao Cheng.
Events of GTA V
Tao Cheng, the son of Wei Cheng, and his translator, meet with Trevor Phillips about a business partnership in Blaine County. However, they end up choosing to do business with the O'Neil Brothers due to Trevor's reckless behaviour the attack of the Varrios Los Aztecas.
In act of vengeance for punching his son, Wei Cheng sent some of his men to search for Trevor. They discovered that he was flying to North Yankton and followed him. During Trevor and Michael's standoff, the Triads attack. Trevor managed to escape, but they captured Michael, who they believed to be Trevor's lover. After holding Michael hostage for a few days they realized that Trevor wasn't turning up, however Franklin did, and he and Michael proceed to kill all the remaining Triads in the factory.
In the end of GTA V, if the player chooses the 'Deathwish' option, Franklin will head to Wei and Tao's location, assassinating the former while having an option to kill the latter.
- GTA V
- They appear in at least one gang attack in GTA Online; they spawn in the hobo encampment north of Mt. Chiliad.