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4 busted for operating illegal gambling den at Geylang shophouse

Published on Dec 29, 2012 6:38 PM
Police arrested four people for operating and gaming in an illegal gambling den operating out of a shophouse located along Geylang Road on 27 Dec, 2012. -- PHOTO: SINGAPORE POLICE FORCE

Police on Thursday, arrested four men during a sting operation at an illegal gambling den operating out of a shophouse.

Officers from Bedok Police Division raided the shophouse in a five-hour operation which started at about 2pm on Thursday.

The four suspects were age between 22 and 64, said the police in a statement.

Preliminary investigations revealed that a 64-year-old suspect had rented the shophouse along Geylang Road to use as a den.

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