CasinoCityTimes.com

Gurus
News
Newsletter
Search News Subscribe
Stay informed with the
NEW Casino City Times newsletter!
Newsletter Signup
Stay informed with the
NEW Casino City Times newsletter!
Related Links
Related News
 

Police Officer Who Cashed Stolen Casino Chip Resigns

26 November 2003

NEWTOWN, Connecticut -- As reported by the Associated Press: ``A town police officer accused of cashing a stolen gambling chip at the Mohegan Sun Casino has resigned.

``Officer Michael Riccio, 26, submitted a one-sentence resignation letter effective Nov. 19, Newtown Police Chief Michael Kehoe said Tuesday.

``In October, state police charged Riccio with conspiracy to commit third-degree larceny after he allegedly received a stolen $5,000 chip from a man who worked at the casino. Police said Riccio cashed the chip..."

< Gaming News