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6 arrested in St Ann

Published:Saturday | February 14, 2015 | 12:00 AM

As they continue the fight against breaches of the Betting Gaming and Lotteries Act, six persons, including the proprietor of an establishment in Ocho Rios, St Ann, were arrested on Thursday, following a snap raid by the police, who were working in collaboration with the Betting Gaming and Lotteries Commission operations unit.

A spokesperson for the team disclosed yesterday that all six persons were charged and offered station bail. They are to appear in the St Ann Resident Magistrate's Court on March 3.

"We also seized over $100,000 in cash," the spokesperson said.