Texarkana Task Force Conducts Search Warrant on Illegal Gaming Establishment
Authorities say they ran a search warrant on an establishment for alleged gaming violations.
Authorities tell us in a press release, that on Thursday March 9, the Bi-State Narcotics Task Force conducted a search warrant at the Club Blitz, located in the 1200 block of East Broad Street. The warrant was issued after authorities say they investigated an alleged illegal gaming operation occurring inside the business.
Police say inside the business they located 33 alleged unlicensed and unlawful gaming machines and more than $15,000 in cash.
Authorities arrested two Texarkana men, 42 year old Frederick Waller and 60 year old Larry McFadden. The two have been charged with Operating a Gambling House, which authorities say is a felony crime.
Police say if you have any information on this crime to pleas call Texarkana Arkansas Police at (903) 798-3154 or Texarkana Area Crime Stoppers at (903) 793-STOP.