Archie Karas was searching good straight back into the mid 1990s when he won $40 million. Now he’s been charged as a card cheat in a California casino.
One of the entire world’s most gamblers that are famous been faced with cheating and defrauding a casino; Archie Karas, now 62, who was said to have built up $40 million in winnings over three years within the mid 1990s from an original $50 stake decades ago only to lose it all back, was presumably caught marking cards at a blackjack table in a California casino recently.
Arrested at Their House
According to authorities, Karas was taken into custody last week at his Las vegas, nevada house. Karas will be extradited to San Diego to face charges of burglary, cheating and winning by fraudulent means. Karas may potentially confront 3 years in prison if he is convicted of all charges.
‘This defendant’s luck ran out thanks to cooperation that is extraordinary various legislation enforcement agencies who worked together to analyze and prosecute this instance,’ said Bonnie Dumanis, San Diego County District Attorney.
The case was opened in July, after Karas whose genuine name is Anargyros Karabourniotis ended up being seen on security cameras marking cards in a blackjack game using small amounts of dye. Karas was marking all the cards worth ten (tens, jacks, queens and kings), too as aces, so that you can gain a benefit over the Barona Resort and Casino in Lakeside, Ca […]