13 arrested in Naperville gambling ring bust

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Thursday, August 20, 2015
13 people were arrested in a Naperville illegal gambling ring bust.

NAPERVILLE, Ill. (WLS) -- Naperville police arrested 13 people in an illegal gambling ring bust with the assistance of Illinois State Police and the DuPage Metropolitan Enforcement Group on Wednesday night, officials say.

MUGSHOTS: 13 people arrested in Naperville illegal gambling bust

Investigators served search warrants at a business in the 1100-block of East Ogden Avenue, which they say previously operated as a pain clinic. Officials seized $25,000 in cash, evidence of gambling and three cars: a 2011 Porsche Panamera, a 2014 E63 AMG Mercedes and a 2015 Lamborghini Huracan.

Police say 12 people were charged with misdemeanor gambling, four people were charged with possession of a controlled substance, and one person was charged with a Warrant Arrest for Failure to Appear that police say is traffic-related.

Police say the investigation remains ongoing and they expect to make more arrests.