$40 Million Man Archie Karas Charged with Casino Cheating
Archie Karas was looking good straight back within 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 world’s most gamblers that are famous been charged with cheating and defrauding a casino; Archie Karas, now 62, who was thought to have built up $40 million in winnings over three years into the mid 1990s from an authentic $50 stake years 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
According to authorities, Karas was taken into custody last week at his vegas home. Karas will be extradited to San Diego to face charges of burglary, cheating and winning by fraudulent means. Karas could potentially confront 3 years in prison if he is convicted of all fees.
‘This defendant’s fortune ran out thanks to extraordinary cooperation between a number of different legislation enforcement agencies who worked together to investigate and prosecute this situation,’ said Bonnie Dumanis, San Diego County District Attorney.
The case was opened in July, after Karas whose real name is Anargyros Karabourniotis ended up being seen on protection cameras marking cards in a blackjack game using small amounts of dye. Karas had been marking most of the cards worth ten (tens, jacks, queens and kings), too as aces, so that you can gain an edge over the Barona Resort and Casino in Lakeside, California, which is found inland in North San Diego County. Continue reading “$40 Million Man Archie Karas Charged with Casino Cheating”