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21 arrested in illegal gambling raid in Birmingham

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) -

21 people were arrested and 28 slot machines were seized on Thursday after Birmingham police officers conducted an illegal gambling raid.

Vice detectives with Birmingham PD say they raided the operation at 8143 1st Avenue South after receiving a citizen's complaint. All subjects arrested were charged with visiting an illegal gambling house. Two guns were also seized during the raid.

If there is anyone who has information pertaining to this case or any other illegal gambling house, they are encouraged to contact the B.P.D. Vice Unit @ 254-6416.

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