Video poker machines seized from Kershaw Co. stores

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KERSHAW COUNTY (WACH) -- Officials seized several video poker machines from stores across Kershaw County.

Deputies and SLED agents discovered the six illegal machines at three different businesses Wednesday.

The E-Z Party Shop in Elgin, the Lucky 7 in Lugoff and the Winners Circle in Bethune were all cited for having two machines at each store.

Employees say the winners were paid in cash and lottery tickets.

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