SPARTANBURG COUNTY, S.C. (WSPA) – Three people are accused of running an illegal gambling operation out of a Spartanburg County home.
59-year-old Zina Elane Phillips, 38-year-old Leonard Lewis Steen, Jr., and 74-year-old James Edward Bell have each been charged with keeping a gaming house, and nine counts of unlawful possession/operation of a slot, video, vending machine, or gambling device.
According to warrants, the three allowed people to gamble at a home on Casey Creek Road.
The warrants also stated that they had nine Pot O Gold gaming machines at the home.
The three were arrested by the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division and were booked into the Spartanburg County Detention Center.