POSTED: 5:28 p.m. HST, Jul 31, 2013
LAST UPDATED: 2:17 a.m. HST, Aug 1, 2013
Hawaii County police arrested two men and three women for alleged involvement in a gambling operation in Hilo.
Vice officers recovered on Friday eight gambling devices, including slot machines and computers used for gambling, from Hilo Arcade, 138 Kinoole St..
Police also recovered $1,447 cash for forfeiture.
Police arrested at the arcade two female employees, ages 19 and 23, on suspicion of promoting gambling, possession of gambling devices and possession of gambling records. A 19-year-old employee was also arrested Tuesday.
Two Keaau men, ages 25 and 27, identified as the business owners, were arrested Monday and Tuesday.