Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Alarm Results in Finding Hidden Video Poker Room

Authorities in Tennessee discovered a secret video poker parlor while investigating a burglary at a Shelbyville grocery store, according to a report by the city's Times-Gazette newspaper. The law enforcement officers were reportedly responding to an alarm at the store, after midnight. The secret room contained eight "older style" gaming machines, the news story noted.

"The room was concealed behind a hidden door which had access into the other side of the building," an police officer told the paper. "The owner was advised that he had until Monday to have the machines removed from the store."

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