$40 Million Guy Archie Karas Charged with Casino Cheating
Archie Karas was searching good back within 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 famous gamblers has been faced with cheating and defrauding a casino; Archie Karas, now 62, who had been believed to have built up $40 million in winnings over three years within the mid 1990s from a genuine $50 stake years 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 nevada home. Karas will be extradited to San Diego to face charges of burglary, cheating and winning by fraudulent means. Karas may potentially address three years in prison if he is convicted of all charges.
‘This defendant’s luck ran out thanks to cooperation that is extraordinary a number of different law enforcement agencies who worked together to analyze and prosecute this instance,’ said Bonnie Dumanis, north park County District Attorney.
The case was opened in July, after Karas whose real name is 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 most of the cards worth ten (tens, jacks, queens and kings), aswell as aces, so that you can gain a plus over the Barona Resort and Casino in Lakeside, California, which is situated inland in North San Diego County. (more…)