$40 Million Man Archie Karas Charged with Casino Cheating

$40 Million Man Archie Karas Charged with Casino Cheating

Archie Karas was searching good back in the mid 1990s whenever he won $40 million. Now he’s been charged as a card cheat in a California casino.

Certainly one of the planet’s most gamblers that are famous been faced with cheating and defrauding a casino; Archie Karas, now 62, who had been thought to have built up $40 million in winnings over three years in the mid 1990s from a genuine $50 stake decades ago only to lose it all back, was allegedly caught marking cards at a blackjack table in a California casino recently.

Arrested at Their Home

In accordance with authorities, Karas was taken into custody last week at his Las vegas, nevada house. Karas will be extradited to San Diego to face charges of burglary, cheating and winning by fraudulent means. Karas may potentially address 3 years in prison if he is convicted of all charges.

‘This defendant’s luck ran out thanks to cooperation that is extraordinary many different law enforcement agencies who worked together to research and prosecute this situation,’ said Bonnie Dumanis, San Diego County District Attorney.

The case ended up being opened in July, after Karas whose name that is real Anargyros Karabourniotis ended up being seen on protection cameras marking cards in a blackjack game using small amounts of dye. Karas was marking every one of the cards worth ten (tens, jacks, queens and kings), also as aces, in order to gain a benefit over the Barona Resort and Casino in Lakeside, California, which is located inland in North San Diego County. Continue reading “$40 Million Man Archie Karas Charged with Casino Cheating”