Indonesian Police Break Up Gambling Ring Run By US Nationals

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Police in Indonesia announced that they have conducted a raid which resulted in the break up of an internet poker gambling ring that was being run by US citizens.

Brig. Gen. Boy Rafli Amar, a Spokesman for the National Police in Indonesia said that four suspects were arrested on Thursday and charged with operating an online poker website as well as money laundering.

The four men arrested were identified only as MD, OM, RF and HD, and were reportedly under investigation since September.

The raid resulted in the seizure of laptops, books, mobile phones, and ATM cards.