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Gambling machines seized from Laurel County business

LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) - Deputies with the Laurel County Sheriff's Office say they seized more than 20 gambling machines from a business on Friday.

Deputies say they showed up at Absolutely Auction in the Lily community after receiving some complaints that it was operating as a gambling hall.

Along with the gambling machines, deputies say they also seized a large amount of money, poker chips, and cards.

They've charged 65-year-old Freddie Russell, of Corbin, with promoting gambling.


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