Pennsylvania Casino Industry Posts Record Revenues

Pennsylvania Casino Industry Posts Record Revenues

Sands Bethlehem, which captured the lion’s share of Pennsylvania’s record table game haul, but missed out overall to its closest rival, Parx Casino.

Pennsylvania’s gambling enterprises reported the best leads to their history that is nine-year for 12 months ending June 30, 2016. Based on the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board, income from slots and dining table games topped $3.2 billion for the period, toppling the previous record by $86 million. Year table games revenue alone was $839 million, up nearly 8 percent on last.

Sheldon Adelson’s Sands Bethlehem is the casino that is biggest in the state and, needlessly to say, it took the lion’s share of dining table games revenue, some $228.1 million, up 12.4 percent year-on-year, and dwarfing its closest competitor, Parx Casino, which took $155 million.

Rogue Chip Smuggler

Sands achieved this figure that is impressive incidentally, regardless of the revelation that among the casino’s table game supervisors ended up being charged today with removing high-domination chips through the casino secreted inside her bra.

Local woman Brandy Micheli-Cheatham, 44, ended up being spotted by eagle-eyed security staff stuffing six chips that are purple each well worth $500, into her underclothing. She admitted towards the crime after being apprehended by casino staff who had initially figured she ended up being just pleased to see them.

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