RCSD busts 4 businesses with illegal gambling machines
Mon, 11 Mar 2013 15:00:00 GMT —
RICHLAND COUNTY (WACH) -- Four more businesses have been busted for having illegal gambling machines.
The Richland County Sheriff Department's Community Action Team collected 14 video poker machines and $1,400 in cash from the machines seized Thursday. Deputy Curtis Wilson said the bust began with tips from the community.
The businesses include:
7up Mini Mart-1314 Leesburg Rd. - 2 machines
CITGO-1704 Leesburg Rd. - 2 machines
Boss Hawg's Lounge-4876 Leesburg Rd. - 1 machine
Steve-O's Wings-6423 Garner's Ferry Rd. - 9 machines
Thursday's crack down is the latest in the department's effort to eliminate illegal gambling in Richland County. To date, the department has seized 55 illegal gambling machines and more than $10,000.