The Hamilton Police Vice and Drug Unit and ACTION team have helped to break up an alleged gaming house.
Four individuals have been charged with illegal gambling offences — and one person has been charged with drug offences — after a search warrant was executed at 311 King Street East.
The investigation started with the O-P-P —- which uncovered the existence of the gaming house where members of the public would play Texas Hold’em and use video gambling machines. Persons were seeking to gain monetarily from the gambling activity.
The accused are all Hamilton residents — between the ages of 40 and 50.