More illegal gambling machines seized in Berkeley County

BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C. (WCIV) - Berkeley County deputies on Tuesday seized more illegal gambling machines as part of an ongoing investigation and crackdown.

According to the sheriff's office, agents with the Drug Enforcement Unit raided a Highway 41 store in Wando and confiscated 10 machines. The sheriff's office is working with the State Law Enforcement Division in a statewide crackdown, officials said.

Charges have not been filed yet against the owners of the store, but are pending, officials said.

Deputies did not release the names of the people taken into custody.

If anyone has information on locations of these gamblingoperations please call the Berkeley County Sheriff's Office at 843-719-4412 or843-723-3800 ext. 4412.