Raids Net Nearly 60 Video Gambling Machines - Tuesday 12th of July 2005

The South Carolina State Law Enforcement Division said Thursday that it seized nearly 60 illegal video gambling machines in a series of raids in Greenville County Wednesday.

Officials said Greenville County sheriffs deputies and SLED agents raided eight homes and businesses, seizing 59 machines of four different types and $9,754 in cash.

SLED said 10 people were arrested and charged with gambling.

Willie Darby, of 33 Landau Apartments, Clinton

Sara Sanders, of PO Box 578, Clinton

Timothy Robinson, of 13 Rocky Knoll Drive, Greenville

Claudette Neeley, of 213 Perry Ave., Greenville

Daviequoa Goodman, of 1 Sanford Court, Greenville

James Dixon, of 11 Ridge St., Greenville

Earlyness Outlaw, of 210 Douthit St., Greenville

Lakisha Williams, of 11 Gilbert Court, Greenville

Linda Moss, of 29 Third Ave., Poe Mills, Greenville

Corann Boston, of 217 Rutherford Road, Greenville

SLED also released the addresses raided and numbers of machines seized at each location:

6129 Augusta Road –- 13 machines

Rutherford Road (no street number) –- 10 machines

409 Old Easley Bridge Road –- 8 machines

4612 Whitehorse Road –- 6 machines

2008 Piedmont Highway –- 5 machines

414 Old Paris Mountain Road –- 4 machines

628 Staunton Bridge Road –- 5 machines

805 East Fairfield Road–- 8 machines

SLED officials said that the investigation is continuing and more charges are expected in the near future.

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