FL LOTTERY SECURITY REPORTS LATEST COMPLIANCE CHECK; MAKES THREE ARRESTS

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TALLAHASSEE – This week, law enforcement agents with the Florida Lottery’s Division of Security conducted 80 compliance checks as part of its on-going Operation Integrity efforts. Lottery retail locations in Citrus, Dixie, Marion, and Putnam counties were included.

One arrest was made at Circle K, located at 6296 West Gulf to Lake Highway in Crystal River. The store clerk arrested was charged with Grand Theft (violation of section 812.014.2(C)1, Florida Statutes).

One arrest was made at Marathon, located at 15958 Southeast Highway 19 in Cross City. The store clerk arrested was charged with Grand Theft (violation of section 812.014.2(C)1, Florida Statutes).

One arrest was made at Super Grocery, located at 1211 Northwest 10th Street in Ocala. The store clerk arrested was charged with Grand Theft (violation of section 812.014.2(C)1, Florida Statutes).

Security compliance checks are part of the Lottery’s on-going effort to heighten awareness of what it does as an organization to combat illegal activity. The Florida Lottery has zero tolerance for fraudulent activity by players or retailers.

The Florida Lottery’s Division of Security works to identify and take action against criminal behavior involving its retailers. If you notice any suspicious activity involving a Lottery retailer or your Lottery purchase, contact the Lottery’s Division of Security immediately at (850) 487-7730. The earlier you report suspicious activity the easier it is to investigate.

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