33 Arrested In Malaysian Gambling Raid

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Police in Malaysia have announced that they have conducted a large series of online gambling raids in the city of Kota Kinabalu, arresting 33 people and seizing 325 computers in the process.

Those arrested in the raid include 11 women, and all of the defendants were between 18-35 in age. All of those arrested have been charged and are awaiting trial.

Malaysia has been in the process of clamping down on illegal online gambling before the FIFA World Cup, which is set to kick off next month.

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Dustin Jermalowicz
Dustin has a long-standing passion for gambling. He has been writing professionally on the subject and breaking industry news for Casino Listings since 2011. His favorite casino games include Blackjack, Poker, and Hi/Lo. A proud native of Detroit, Dustin currently lives in Michigan.