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196 Gambling Machines Seized in Roma

Roma (KFXV) — Three women are behind bars in Roma after operating an illegal gaming establishment. Agents with Starr County anti-crime unit conducted a sting, and seized a total of 196 8-liner machines, and more than $34,000 from two different gambling operations — one located on Efren Ramirez Street, and the second on Eagle Road. According to authorities, both women were arrested in front of their...

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Identities released in McAllen illegal gambling arrests

Police have released the identities of the individuals arrested during a raid on an illegal gambling operation in south McAllen last week. On Thursday, Authorities raided the establishment located near Dicker and 23rd Street around 3 in the afternoon. Law enforcement seized a total of a hundred and twenty-three eight-liner machines found on the property including six vehicles and approximately $38,000. More than 70 people were at the establishment during the raid. All 15 people you see on the screen right now were arrested and released by the Sheriff’s...

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46 Illegal Gambling Machines Seized

Edinburg (KFXV) — 46 eight-liner machines are seized by authorities as part of a multi-agency raid on an illegal establishment. Investigators say a tip lead them to start investigating the business that was thought to be a repair shop on the 800 block of Kenyan St. When authorities got there they say at least 30 people ran out. With a warrant in hand police went in and took out the eight-liner machines. No arrest have been made. The investigation into this case...

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Three Behind Bars for Illegal Gambling Establishment

Palmhurst (KFXV) — Three men went before a judge, accused of operating an illegal gambling machine — or eight liner — establishment out of a home located near Stewart Road and Mile 3 in Palmhurst. Agents seized 55 gambling machines, $2,759 in cash, and two firearms. 31 year-old, Sergio Manuel Hernandez and 33-year-old, Juan Angel Gomez Perez both received a $14,000 bond for 4 charges each, and 23 year old, Raul Ramon Mares, received an $11,000 bond for three charges. Authorities say these establishments are not safe for those who frequent those operations, as police often find the doors...

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Police Raid Illegal Gambling Establishment

Palmhurst (KFXV) — We will have more political coverage from today’s executive actions later in the show. Law enforcement raided an illegal eight lines gambling establishment in the city of Palmhurst this evening. Officials confirmed they raided the illegal gaming enterprise — a large private residence containing fifty machines — located near Stewart Road and North Mile Three, just north of Mission around six this evening. Officers from the Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Department and Palmhurst Police took part in the sweep. The Sheriff’s Department confirmed two individuals were placed under arrest. Those arrested will face charges tomorrow. We will...

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