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Three People Charged In Connection With Investigation Into Illegal Activity At A Casino In Pickering

ONTARIO-Three people have been charged in connection with an investigation into illegal activity at a casino in Pickering.

On May 4, 2024, members of the IEB, attached to the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO), initiated an investigation into allegations of a table games dealer in collusion with patrons at the casino.

As a result of the investigation, three people have been arrested and charged under the Criminal Code.

60-year-old Amadeo Rojas of Scarborough has been charged with criminal breach of trust – two counts, Cheat at play – two counts and Fraud over $5,000 – two counts.

66-year-old Noel Sarsonas of Scarborough, and 33-year-old Jeffery Paradinis of Pickering, have been charged with cheat at play and fraud over $5,000.

The accused have been released from custody and are scheduled to appear before the Ontario Court of Justice in Oshawa on a later date.

The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information that could assist with the investigation is asked to call the OPP at 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or ontariocrimestoppers.ca.

 

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Pamela Vanmeer
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Pamela VanMeer is a two time winner of the prestigious Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) Award. Her investigative reports on abuse in Long Term Care Homes garnered international attention for the issue and won the Ron Laidlaw Award. She is a former reporter and anchor at CHEX News, now Global Peterborough and helped launch the New CHEX Daily, a daily half hour talk show. While at CHCH News in Hamilton she covered some of the biggest news stories of the day.

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