Four People Arrested in Illegal Gambling Bust – Lawrenceville Patch
Gwinnett County Police have arrested two Lawrenceville men, along with two others after cracking down on illegal gambling allegedly going on at a local store.
According to a police report, undercover officers went into One Stop convenience store on Lawrenceville Hwy five different times. Each time they were given cash for winning on electronic gambling machines.
After executing their search warrant, officers arrested the store’s clerk, 21 year old David Batista of Lawrenceville. Police later arrested the store’s owner, 47 year old Husam Abushmais of Baugh Springs Lane in Lawrenceville. MD “Murad” Kibria, 21 of Norcross, and 20 year old Bassam Al Jashaami of Clarkston were also arrested.
All four have been charged with commercial gambling, keeping a gambling place, and possession of a gambling device.