Citrus County deputies bust illegal gambling shops

Detectives with the Citrus County Sheriff's Office served search warrants at two illegal gambling shops on Thursday.

The Sheriff's Office had been investigating the Time Square Internet Sweepstakes Cafe and the Lucky U 777 in Homosassa for several weeks.

Deputies said the businesses were being used for gambling activity. 

During the search warrants, deputies confiscated six gambling machines, hard drives and more than $32,000 cash.

No arrests have been made in connection with the gambling shops, however warrants for criminal charges are pending.