Man Arrested On Gambling Charges

Police say the operator of a Jacksonville bingo business gambled too much and is now facing charges.

Jacksonville police say they seized 12 video gaming machines and $6500 in cash inside Buckin Bingo on Bellfork Road.

Police said during a surveillance operation on the business, they saw a truck backup to the business and then leave. Police stopped the truck and discovered another 6 illegal gaming machines inside.

During a search of Crowell's home officers say they also found a small marijuana growing operation.

Detectives say more arrests and charges are pending in this case.




 
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