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15 People Charged In Raleigh Poker Raid

Posted June 21, 2006 3:03 a.m. EDT

— A two-month investigation paid off for investigators in Raleigh.

Authorities confiscated more than $40,000 in cash after breaking up an illegal poker game in Raleigh.

They also found gambling equipment and drugs inside a house on Tarheel Club Road.

Authorities arrested 44-year-old Vergil Allen Elliott. Fourteen others were issued Class 2 misdemeanors for misdemeanor gambling.