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MACHO

An illegal international sports gambling ring was smashed and eighteen suspected members were busted and charged with federal crimes.

 Federal authorities  say the suspects are accused of being members of macho sports which made millions off illegal sports bets since 1995.

The accused  bookies allegedly used  heavy handed tactics when they collected — pistol-whipping and kidnapping. The FBI used undercover agents to gather evidence against the illegal gambling  group

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