$40 Million Guy Archie Karas Charged with Casino Cheating



Archie Karas was looking good straight back in the mid 1990s whenever he won $40 million. Now he’s been charged as a card cheat in a California casino.

Certainly one of the planet’s many famous gamblers has been faced with cheating and defrauding a casino; Archie Karas, now 62, who had been believed to have built up $40 million in winnings over three years within the mid 1990s from an original $50 stake years ago only to lose it all back, had been allegedly caught marking cards at a blackjack table in a California casino recently.

Arrested at Their Home

According to authorities, Karas was taken into custody week that is last his Las Vegas house. Karas will be extradited to San Diego to face charges of burglary, winning and cheating by fraudulent means. Karas may potentially address 36 months in prison if he is convicted of all fees.

‘This defendant’s luck ran out thanks to cooperation that is extraordinary a number of different law enforcement agencies who worked together to analyze and prosecute this case,’ said Bonnie Dumanis, San Diego County District Attorney.

The case was opened in July, after Karas whose name that is real Anargyros Karabourniotis had been seen on safety cameras marking cards in a blackjack game using small amounts of dye. Karas ended up being marking most of the cards worth ten (tens, jacks, queens and kings), also as aces, in order to gain an advantage over the Barona Resort and Casino 继续阅读$40 Million Guy Archie Karas Charged with Casino Cheating