Eight Arrested in Illegal Gambling Case

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Eight people have been arrested following an illegal gambling investigation conducted between the Department of Public Safety and the Pecos County Sheriff’s Office. 

On Friday, both agencies obtained search warrants for six game rooms; Ocean King, Happy Hour, Lucky 777, Triple Diamond, Valerie’s and Sandy’s, according to a release. 

During the search warrants, eight suspects were arrested on a variety of charges including gambling, gambling promotion, keeping a gambling place, possession of gambling device equipment or paraphernalia. 

Those arrested include: 

  • Chien Tran, 51.
  • Cong Nguyen, 50.
  • Thanh Ton, 44. 
  • Pavina Manosinh 38. 
  • Thanh Pham, 55. 
  • Quang Andy Doan, 45. 
  • Le Phonyng Thanh, 45. 
  • Ngu Vo, 68. 

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