Gambling machines seized from Honolulu arcade

Published  4:53 PM HST Sep 12, 2013

A joint law enforcement effort led to seven gambling machines being confiscated from a Honolulu arcade Thursday.

According to the Prosecuting Attorney's office, seven Product Direct Sweepstakes machines were seized from  Game Zone II in the Century Center on Kalakaua Avenue just mauka of Kapiolani Boulevard.

They were seized as evidence to be used in an on-going investigation according to Keith Kaneshiro's office.

During the confiscation, a 30-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of felony, drug related charges. He was released pending an investigation.

The joint effort also included the Honolulu Police Department and the Department of the Attorney General.
In August, police and investigators from the prosecutor's office confiscated 12 Products Direct Sweepstakes devices from Game Zone on Waialae Avenue.

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