Converse Australia Womens
LaFrance said the presence of the machines in the clubs was not necessarily against the law.
NOW WITH THE RESULTS OF THIS YEAR LONG INVESTIGATION. WELL, THIS WAS AN UNDERCOVER OPERATION WITH OFFICERS GOING INTO THESE ESTABLISHMENTS AND OBSERVING HOW VIDEO POKER MACHINES WERE BEING USED. THE RESULT, A NUMBER OF ARRESTS FROM BAR OWNERS DOWN TO BAR TENDERS. SEVEN PEOPLE FROM MANCHESTER AND GOFFSTOWN WILL FACE CHARGES IN CONNECTION WITH AN ILLEGAL GAMBLING OPERATION AT THREE QUEEN CITY CLUBS. POLICE, LIQUOR ENFORCEMENT, AND FEDERAL AGENTS CARRIED OUT SIMULTANEOUS RAIDS EARLY SUNDAY MORNING. OBVIOUSLY Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Specialty Ox Shoes - White
LaFrance didn't say what specific charges the seven are facing.
"Inherently, I don't believe they're illegal," she said. "It's just how you are going about operating them."
gambling raids in New Hampshire
Click to watch News 9's coverage.
raided three clubs over the weekend and confiscated video poker machines. The clubs were raided Sunday.
warrants and arrest warrants for the three establishments," LaFrance said.
Manchester police, along with agents from liquor enforcement and the FBI, Converse All Star White Black Low Top Canvas Shoes
Teams searched Club Lafayette on Canal Street, the Getaway Lounge on Franklin Street and Manchester Billiards on South Willow Street, where officers in tactical gear smashed a window to get inside.
SINCE THERE'S MULTIPLE ESTABLISHMENTS THAT WE WERE TARGETING, WE WANTED TO MAKE SURE WE GOT IN THERE AT THE SAME TIME. TEAMS SEARCHED LUB LA FAY YEAT, THE GET AWAY YONG, AND MANCHESTER BILLIARDS, WHERE OFFICERS SMASHED A WINDOW TO MAKE ENTRY. THE INVESTIGATION TARGETED VIDEO POKER MACHINES. UNDERCOVER OFFICERGO INTO THESE ESTABLISHMENTS AND CONDUCTED THEIR INVESTIGATE OVER A PERIOD OF A YEAR, AND OBVIOUSLY GLEANED ENOUGH INFORMATION TO GET SEARCH WARRANTS AND ARREST WARRANTS. AMONG THOSE ARRESTED, 55 YEAR OLD JONATHAN LAKIS, OWNER OF TOTAL AMUSEMENT WHO ALLEGEDLY SUPPLIED THE ELECTRONIC POKER MACHINES AND HAS ANSWERER OZONERSHIP STAKES IN THE GET AWAY LOUNGE AND CLUB LAFAYETTE. INHERENTLY I DON'T BELIEVE THEY'RE ILLEGALLING IT'S JUST HOW YOU ARE GOING ABOUT OPERATING THEM. IT'S LIKELY MORE ARRESTS ARE COMING IN THIS CASE, BUT FOR NOW THE COUNTY ATTORNEY IS NOT SAYING WHAT SPECIFIC CHARGES ANY OF THESE SUSPECTS WILL BE
"Obviously, since there were multiple establishments we were targeting, we wanted to make sure we got in there essentially at the same time," said Hillsborough County Attorney Patricia LaFrance.
"Undercover officers did go into these establishments and conducted their investigation over a period of a year, and obviously gleaned enough information where they applied for search Converse All Star For Girls High Top
Officials said more arrests are likely.
Among those arrested were Jonathan Lekas, Converse Australia Womens 55, owner of Total Amusements, who is accused of supplying the electronic poker machines and also has ownership stakes in the Getaway Lounge and Club Lafayette.
Converse Australia Womens
Converse All Star 2 Ox