3 men arrested for illegal gambling activities, almost $3k cash seized

Three men, aged between 57 and 66, were nabbed on Saturday (May 27) for unlawful gambling activities.

They were arrested during an enforcement operation conducted along Ang Mo Kio Avenue 4 by the police.

Cash of $2,968 and gambling-related paraphernalia were seized as case exhibits.

Police investigations against the three men are ongoing.

Under the Gambling Control Act 2022, any person who gambles with an unlicensed gambling service provider shall be liable on conviction to a fine of up to $10,000 and/or up to six months in jail.

The police said they take a serious view of all forms of unlawful gambling activities and will continue to take enforcement actions against those who are involved in such activities.