Authorities Raid Illegal Racetrack in Texas
Officials made nine arrests at the Rancho El Herradero Training Center in Crosby, Texas, on Saturday in connection with an illegal racing and gambling operation.
Six of the people arrested were law enforcement officers, who were providing security for the facility as it conducted illegal activities. All were charged with racing without a license, which could result in up to ten years in prison.
Owners of the training center deny that any gambling was taking place.
Neighbors of the training center reported seeing large crowds flock to the track on weekends.
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