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Birmingham PD responds to robbery call, finds gaming operation

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The site of the gambling bust. (Photo: Christy Hutchings) The site of the gambling bust. (Photo: Christy Hutchings)
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BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) -

The Birmingham Police Department says they stumbled upon an illegal gaming operation on Monday while responding to a robbery call.

Officers were called to the 1800 block of Alton Road after receiving a report of a robbery in progress. After finding no evidence of a robbery, officers entered the building and found evidence of a gaming operation.

Officers confiscated 21 video gaming machines. One female has been taken into custody. No charges have been announced.

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