Six arrested in illegal gambling raid

Police arrested six people on suspicion of illegal gambling following a search of a location on School House Road on Saturday.

During the search, officers recovered several receipt books and other gambling paraphernalia. A large amount of cash was also seized.

Among those arrested was a 35-year-old woman from George Town, a 54-year-old man from Bodden Town, and four men from George Town, ages 48, 55, 57 and 62.

All six were released on police bail.

In addition, a 42-year-old man and a 26-year-old woman, both of West Bay, who were arrested on Friday, April 13, following an operation at an address off West Church Street, have been formally charged with unlawful gaming and keeping or using a place as a common gambling house.

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They have been bailed to appear in court on Oct. 23.


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