Bibb County authorities arrest 12 people during a gambling bust on Thursday.
Bibb county had just recently conducted a successful illegal gambling bust. The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office Special Investigations Unit, the Sheriff Response Team, together with the Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) team managed to arrest 12 people on Thursday night at a Tax Bar Service in Houston Road.
Investigators found an elaborate “casino-type” operation set upright in the back of the said tax office. Cash, cellphones, poker chips, and a poker table were found inside.
The bust lead to the arrest of a dozen people:
All twelve were charged with commercial gambling. Others were given additional charges for drug use and illegal firearm possession.