09:3303 Dec A Michigan drug gang called “Team Cookies” used Detroit’s MotorCity Casino to launder illegal money after using a system of “ghost luggage” to bring drugs in from Arizona. The clever scheme was revealed in court documents, Federal authorities having charged 13 members of the “Team Cookies” gang with
Posted on: November 8, 2022, 06:31h. Last updated on: November 8, 2022, 06:31h. A Detroit drug trafficking gang that called itself “Team Cookies” used domestic flights to transport its illicit cargo, The Detroit News reports. And it washed profits through MotorCity Casino and other gaming establishments, according to court filings.
Casino revenue in Detroit continued to decline in September, the latest monthly and quarterly report released by the Michigan Gaming Control Board (MGCB) revealed. September Slots and Table Games The three Detroit casinos registered monthly aggregate revenue of $103.4 million in September. The monthly result was 2.6% lower than the
DraftKings is bringing gambling to a shopping mall in the City of Detroit. DraftKings and Live! Hospitality & Entertainment announced this week that the former will open a venue this fall at Somerset Collection, a mall in the Motor City. In July 2021, DraftKings and Sports & Social announced a
As reported by the Michigan Gaming Control Board, the three Detroit casinos in June reported $98.6 million in monthly aggregate revenue, with table games and slots making $98.2 million in revenue, and retail sports betting producing $448,703. The figure is down 8.8% year-on-year from the $108 million in revenue in
Detroit’s three casinos -MGM Grand Detroit, Motor City Casino, and Hollywood Casino at Greektown- reported $118.73 million in revenue during April 2022, up from $109.5 million in April 2021, according to the Michigan Gaming Control Board (MGCB). Table games and slots generated $116.86 million in revenue while retail sports betting produced
Posted on: January 12, 2022, 06:23h. Last updated on: January 12, 2022, 06:23h. Detroit casinos combined to win $1.26 billion off their guests in 2021. Casinos guests at MGM Grand Detroit enter the floor in August of 2020 after the resort was permitted to reopen. Detroit casinos won $1.26 billion
Posted on: December 13, 2021, 05:02h. Last updated on: December 13, 2021, 05:43h. Philip Conneller Read More A former sergeant for the Detroit Police Department (DPD) who embezzled more than $30,000 after stealing ATM cards meant for inmates in his custody faces up to ten years in prison if convicted.
Detroit’s three commercial casinos -MGM Grand Detroit, MotorCity Casino, and Penn National’s Greektown Casino Hotel- saw revenue rise 12.5% year-on-year last month, posting total revenue of $114.1 million when combined in October. While the increase over 2020 is an expected one, given casinos were operating at 15% capacity amid Covid-related