DPS raids illegal gambling operations in Robertson, Burleson County

Published: Nov. 10, 2017 at 9:03 PM CST
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State Troopers seized more than 200 motherboards from gaming devices and thousands in cash after a nine month investigation.

According to the Department of Public Safety, investigators started looking into illegal gaming back in February. Thursday, officers from Caldwell Police, the Burleson County Sheriff's Office and DPS executed six search warrants in Robertson and Burleson County.

The investigation produced 13 arrest warrants. Eight people were arrested Thursday. Five still remain at large. DPS isn't releasing their names yet.

Investigators were able to seize 220 motherboards from illegal gaming devices and more than $34,000. The case is still under investigation.