MEDINA, Tenn. (WKRN) — An illegal casino is no longer open for business in Gibson County.
Undercover agents with the West Tennessee Drug Task Force were tipped off about the alleged casino operating out of a back room at the Oasis Convenience Store, according to police.
The store is located on Main Street in Medina, just north of Jason.
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Authorities said agents entered the store at different times asking about gambling. Each time, agents were taken to a back room with four slot machines, according to police.
Agents said casino players were present and witnessed the owner pay winners cash money.
With the help of a search warrant, agents seized four slot machines, a large amount of THC and $28,000 in cash, according to police.
The West Tennessee Drug Task Force said the investigation is ongoing.