Fairfield County – Fairfield County raided a location that was operating a illegal Casino yesterday
According to the Sheriff’s department, on September 19th, 2023, the Fairfield County Sheriff’s Office Detective Bureau served a search warrant at 2439 Columbus-Lancaster Road in reference to an illegally operating casino.
Citizen tips have come into the Sheriff’s Office concerning the casino and incidents that had occurred at this location. The Fairfield County Sheriff’s Office confiscated over 100 pieces of evidence and over $29,000.00. Narcotics were also recovered on scene.
The casino and its operation are continuing to be investigated by the Fairfield County Sheriff’s Office Detective Bureau and charges are expected to be filed soon. Sheriff Lape would like to thank the citizens of Fairfield County for their continued assistance with bringing attention to these incidents.
“We work diligently to make Fairfield County a safe and secure place for all. Illegal gambling can lead to more serious crimes and compromise the safety of our communities. Ohioans can report illegal gambling by contacting the Fairfield County Sheriff’s Office at 740- 652-7900 or by Contacting the Casino Control Commission at 614-387-5858.”