Archie Karas was looking good straight back in the mid 1990s when he won $40 million. Now he is been charged as a card cheat in a California casino.
One of the world’s most gamblers that are famous been charged with cheating and defrauding a casino; Archie Karas, now 62, who had been said 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 presumably caught marking cards at a blackjack table in a California casino recently.
Arrested at Their Home
According to authorities, Karas was taken into custody week that is last his Las vegas, nevada house. Karas will be extradited to San Diego to face charges of burglary, winning and cheating by fraudulent means. Karas could potentially address 36 months in jail if he is convicted of all charges.
‘This defendant’s fortune ran out thanks to cooperation that is extraordinary a number of different legislation enforcement agencies who worked together to investigate and prosecute this case,’ said Bonnie Dumanis, San Diego County District Attorney.
The case was opened in July, after Karas whose name that is real Anargyros Karabourniotis ended up being seen on security cameras marking cards in a blackjack game using small amounts of dye. Karas ended up being marking all of the cards worth ten (tens, jacks, queens and kings), also as aces, so that you can gain an advantage over Continue reading “$40 Million Guy Archie Karas Charged with Casino Cheating”