Herman Creech (Image: Columbia Police Dept.)
Columbia, SC (WLTX) - Columbia police have arrested a man they say ran an illegal gambling machine operation out of a house.
Herman Creech, 63, is charged with gambling/keeping gaming house.
Officers say they got a Crimestoppers tip that the machines were at the home, located on Norman Drive. Officers say they seized the machines, more than $2,500, and two ledgers.
Police cited three people they found at the home with violating the city's gambling ordinance.