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Six Sun Casino employees up for fraud

by Stephen Jakes
13 Dec 2016 at 04:11hrs | Views
Six Sun Casino in Zimbabwe International Trade Fair employees are in trouble after they made several misrepresentations by manipulating the   atronic slot machines through adding credits to the slot cards directly from the slot machines.

Tawanda Misheck Mutamiri (32), Jennifer Moyo (39), Tapiwa Marecha (33), Pertina Nyoni (26), Nqobani Mabhena (39)  and Khathazile Moyo (43) pleaded not guilty to the charge of fraud when they appeared before Bulawayo magistrate Charity Maphosa. They were further remanded for continuation of trial.

The court heard that the complainant in the matter is Sun Casino Bulawayo represented by Patson Magwegwe an accountant.

The court was told that the accused are all former employees of Sun Casino Bulawayo and was based at the ZITF and during their employ Mutamiri who had a technical know how would connive with other accomplices to fraudulently manipulate the atronic slot machines system by adding  credits to the slot slots cards directly from the slot machines.

He would inset into the atronic machine a slot card with a small or zero balance and open the slot machine door using the key to connect the jackpot cables and thereafter close. He would then eject the slot card with a higher balance then when it was inserted which would then be cashed out in connivance with the other accomplices.

As a result of the fraudulent activities Sun Casino was prejudiced of thousands of dollars and a report made to the police after the offence was discovered led to the arrest of the crime syndicate.


Source - Byo24News