Bakersfield Police Department arrests two in illegal gaming operation

Posted at 12:36 PM, Feb 03, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-03 15:36:39-05

The Bakersfield Police Department arrested two people in connection to an illegal gaming operation in the 1100 block of Niles Street on Sunday.

According to the BPD, a warrant search was conducted at around 9:20 p.m. at which time police seized three large "fish" gaming tables and an unspecified amount of money. Adam Lira (age 30) and Sergio Grajeda-Berlanga (age 20) were arrested for possession of illegal gaming devices, maintaining an illegal gaming facility and conspiracy.

Police ask if anyone has additional information regarding the investigation, they are asked to call the Bakersfield Police Department at (661) 327-7111.