LSP busts illegal gambling operation in restaurant

LSP busts illegal gambling operation in restaurant
Source: Louisiana State Police
Source: Louisiana State Police

PLAQUEMINE, LA (WAFB) - A man accused of running an illegal gambling operation out of a restaurant was arrested Thursday.

Louisiana State Police reported Adolfo Gonzalez-Lopez, 45, of Plaquemine, faces four counts of gambling by electronic sweepstakes device.

Troopers said Gonzalez-Lopez was using La Ramba Mexican Grill in Plaquemine to illegally operate a computer-based casino.

They added the investigation began on November 4.

Authorities said the investigation is ongoing and more arrests are possible.

LSP said the Iberville Parish Sheriff's Office assisted with the arrest.

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