ï»¿$40 Million Guy Archie Karas Charged with Casino Cheating
Archie Karas was searching good straight back into the mid 1990s when he won $40 million. Now he is been charged as a card cheat in a California casino.
One of the world’s most gamblers that are famous been charged with cheating and defrauding a casino; Archie Karas, now 62, who was said to have built up $40 million in winnings over three years into the mid 1990s from a genuine $50 stake years ago only to lose it all back, had been allegedly caught marking cards at a blackjack table in a California casino recently.
Arrested at Their House
Based on authorities, Karas was taken into custody last week at his vegas home. Karas will be extradited to San Diego to face charges of burglary, winning and cheating by fraudulent means. Karas may potentially face up to three years in jail if he is convicted of all charges.
‘This defendant’s fortune ran out thanks to extraordinary cooperation between various law enforcement agencies who worked together to analyze and prosecute this case,’ said Bonnie Dumanis, north park County District Attorney.
The case had been opened in July, after Karas whose genuine name is Anargyros Karabourniotis was seen on protection cameras marking cards in a blackjack game using small amounts of dye. Karas had been marking all of the cards worth ten (tens, jacks, queens and kings), too as aces, so that you can gain a plus over the Barona Resort and Casino in Lakeside, California, which is situate Continue reading