6 slot machines seized, MO man charged

6 slot machines seized, MO man charged

SALEM, AR (KAIT) - A Missouri man has been charged with felony gambling in Arkansas after slot machines were found in a couple of his buildings.

A news release from the Fulton County Sheriff's Office states warrants were served at 2 buildings belonging to Dorsey Williamson, 71, of Thayer, MO on Feb. 4. Officers found 6 slot machines during the search, according to the release.

On Thursday, Williamson was arrested by the sheriff's office and charged with felony operation of an illegal gambling house. He was also charged with 6 misdemeanor counts of gambling devices in a building.

Bond for Williamson was set at $5,000 and he is scheduled to appear in circuit court on March 12.

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