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Charles Herrington. (Source: CCDC)
Charles Herrington. (Source: CCDC)

CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - Charleston County deputies say they have arrested two suspects and seized two dozen gambling machines following a raid at an Internet sweepstakes cafe.

Investigators served two search warrants at the Bonus Round Internet Sweepstakes and Internet Cafe located at 3874 Savannah Hwy. on Monday around 4:30 p.m.

Deputies say the sweep was part of an ongoing investigation into illegal gaming operations.

Charles W. Herrington, 62, was arrested and charged with unlawful keeping of gaming machines. Henry R. Owens, 64, was charged with unlawful games and betting.

In addition to the arrests, authorities also seized cash and 24 video gambling machines, according to a release from the sheriff's office.

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