Authorities make another arrest in Operation One Armed Bandit

LAREDO, TX (KGNS) - Local authorities make another arrest in connection to an ongoing gambling operation.

Thirty-one-year-old Na Chen is the 11th person to be arrested in “Operation One Arm Bandit”.

The operation started on Friday, January 25th when local law enforcement executed 21 search warrants at various eight-liner businesses throughout the city of Laredo.

The warrants were the result of a several month investigation into the pay to play slot machines.

Chen was served with two outstanding warrants for gambling promotion and engaging in organized criminal activity.

She was taken to the county jail on a $15,000 bond.