Two Smyrna Businesses Busted for Illegal Gambling | Smyrna, GA Patch

User Login

Remember me
Calendar It is currently 29.02.2020

Gambling games

Cobb police: Officer who dealt illegal poker game resigns

Interesting phrase poker games community games
197 posts В• Page 379 of 746

Gambling games cobb county

Postby Mizilkree В» 29.02.2020

.

A customer of the New Country Store in east Cobb sits on a stool in front of the store's coin-operated gambling devices. Those who stopped by to play said management only offers gas and merchandise as prizes. A sign taped to a gambling device at the New Country Store in east Cobb tells players they cannot win cash from the machine.

These five high-end vehicles were seized from Khubaib Hussain home in Douglasville. Hussain and two others were arrested on charges of allegedly running illegal gambling operations out of convenience stores. Gantt's Food on Franklin Gateway in Marietta was investigated by city police over an alleged gambling ring. An email has been sent to with a link to confirm list signup.

There was an error processing your request. At a gas station on Austell Road, a line of video gambling machines displays a colorful spinning reel. Giving out cash prizes for video gambling devices is illegal.

You can get lottery tickets or you can get gas. The owner did not want to give his name because he said he did not want to be associated with operations that do not play by the rules. He was referring to a recent case in which three men were arrested on charges of allegedly running illegal gambling operations out of convenience stores on Franklin Gateway and Windy Hill Road in Marietta.

Other owners of gas stations in Marietta and Smyrna said they could not or did not want to speak on the record about gaming machines. Some said they only gave out lottery tickets as prizes, others also offered gas, but they all said they never give out money.

The MDJ looked at machines at 12 convenience stores. All had inspection stickers from the Georgia Lottery Corporation, and they all had stickers advertising a helpline for those with gambling addiction. In addition to posting the stickers on their machines, owners of COAMs in the state must pay a licensing fee, and all machines need to be connected to a central accounting system to ensure they are being used properly.

Warrants allege Hussain operated at least 14 COAMs outside of compliance with the state regulations at the two locations. Marietta police said the investigation into the operation began as an investigation into drug trafficking in mid It since expanded into an operation involving the Georgia Bureau of Investigation, the department of revenue and Cobb and Douglas County Police Departments.

On Feb. Marietta Police said the investigation was ongoing and could involve charges of money laundering. Log In. Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language. Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything. Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.

Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts. Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article. Did you see a photo in today's print edition that you'd like to order? Would you like to order a reprint of today's front page? Please disable your ad blocker, whitelist our site, or purchase a subscription. Edit Article Add New Article. Toggle navigation. Monday, March 16, Coronavirus: The Latest.

Current Coronavirus count for Georgia. Cancellations in Cobb announced amid coronaviru…. Georgia governor closes all public schools, colleges. Schools, casinos shut down in Oklahoma amid virus fears. Lockdowns, tanking stocks: Virus fight shifts t…. Close 1 of 8. Buy Now. Ross Williams. Special to the MDJ. Khubab Hussain. Arif Muhammad.

Sampson Beye. Get Cobb County news and local guidance about the coronavirus outbreak. MDJ News Updates. Manage your lists. Recommended for you. Post As. Comment Text. Anonymous Commenter. Stop watching this discussion. Get an email notification whenever someone contributes to the discussion.

Notifications from this discussion will be disabled. Start watching Stop watching. Welcome to the discussion. Post a comment. Watch this discussion. News in Your City. Don't Miss These Stories. Kemp declares state of emergency; number of cases in Cobb at 15 Cobb schools restrict travel over coronavirus. Mar 13, Your notification has been saved. There was a problem saving your notification. Manage followed notifications.

Close Followed notifications. Please log in to use this feature Log In. Don't have an account? Sign Up Today. Kemp orders schools to close until March US airlines seek billions in aid as outbreak cripples travel. Local lawmakers back emergency declaration. Floyd-Polk Medical Center asking all visitors to stay away to stop spread of virus. Local governments announce operational changes related to pandemic. Roswell cancels events and closes indoor city facilities until May Catoosa County adopts ordinance for abandoned mobile homes.

View the e-Edition. Order Reprints. Follow Us. Today's Weather. Wind: E 6mph. Wind: E 5mph. Wind: ESE 6mph. Wind: ESE 5mph. Wind: ESE 4mph. Wind: ESE 3mph. SE Marietta, GA. Notifications Settings.

Faem
Guest
 
Posts: 924
Joined: 29.02.2020

Re: gambling games cobb county

Postby Tagis В» 29.02.2020

Smyrna-Vinings Patch is click to obtain arrest warrants for the Cigar Villa bust and will have more details as they are available. Close 1 of 8. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything. Comment Text.

Shakinos
Guest
 
Posts: 509
Joined: 29.02.2020

Re: gambling games cobb county

Postby Akinolar В» 29.02.2020

Santa Fe. View the e-Edition. Indica - Indigo.

Kajilmaran
User
 
Posts: 330
Joined: 29.02.2020

Re: gambling games cobb county

Postby Kajicage В» 29.02.2020

Mar 13, Your notification has been saved. Anonymous Commenter. Manage followed notifications. Edit Article Add New Article.

Samull
Moderator
 
Posts: 48
Joined: 29.02.2020

Re: gambling games cobb county

Postby Akisho В» 29.02.2020

Double Cab. Don't Miss These Stories. Range Rover. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. Monday, March 16,

Kajilar
Moderator
 
Posts: 186
Joined: 29.02.2020


302 posts В• Page 194 of 519

Return to Gambling games



 
Powered by phpBB В© 2000-2011 phpBB Group