Missing Online Gambler Suspected Of Fraud Located

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The Irish post office manager who went missing last week has been located. Tony O'Reilly, who is the suspect in a case where nearly €1.76 million was stolen from a post office that he managed, was found after he was placing bets from the city of Belfast Saturday.

Mr. O'Reilly is now under medical care according to the Guardian newspaper and will be questioned about his connection to the missing money and the accounting discrepancies that have been revealed at his post branch.

It has been reported that Mr. O'Reilly may have a gambling problem, and was placing large bets on a popular poker website. He was located after placing €40,000 bet with a bookie within the city.