HPD raid illegal game room in Kalihi following recent string of gambling activity on O’ahu

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Courtesy: Honolulu Police Department

File Photo. Courtesy: Honolulu Police Department

KALIHI, Hawaii (KHON2) — A 36-year-old man was arrested today during an illegal game room bust in Kalihi on Tuesday night.

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Honolulu Police Department (HPD) reported more than a dozen machines, cash, drugs and firearms were seized.

The Kalihi man was arrested for promotion and possession of gambling devices. Last week, HPD raided an Aiea home and a 55-year-old man was arrested on similar charges.

HPD says a search warrant was executed by the Direct 5 Crime Reduction Unit, Narcotics/Vice Division, and the Specialized Services Division.

Police are asking the public to report any illegal gambling activity to the Narcotics/Vice hotline at 723-3933.

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