Archie Karas was searching good straight back in the mid 1990s whenever he won $40 million. Now he is been charged as a card cheat in a California casino.
Certainly one of the entire world’s many gamblers that are famous been charged with cheating and defrauding a casino; Archie Karas, now 62, who was believed to have built up $40 million in winnings over three years within the mid 1990s from an authentic $50 stake decades 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 Home
In accordance with authorities, Karas was taken into custody last week at his Las Vegas house. Karas will be extradited to San Diego to face charges of burglary, winning and cheating by fraudulent means. Karas could potentially face up to 36 months in jail if he is convicted of all costs.
‘This defendant’s fortune ran out thanks to cooperation that is extraordinary various law enforcement agencies who worked together to research and prosecute this case,’ said Bonnie Dumanis, north park County District Attorney.
The case was opened in July, after Karas whose name that is real Anargyros Karabourniotis was seen on security cameras marking cards in a blackjack game using small amounts of dye. Karas was marking all of the cards worth ten (tens, jacks, queens and kings), too as aces, in order to gain an advantage over the Barona Resort and Casino in Lak Read More