COBRA team arrests three on suspicion of illegal gambling

The SCV Sheriff's COBRA and CIT teams execute a raid on an illegal gambling facility in Castaic Friday evening. Photo courtesy of the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station.

The Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff Station’s Career Offender — Burglary, Robbery, Assault (COBRA) and Crime Impact Team (CIT) arrested three people after a raid of a suspected illegal gambling establishment in Castaic Friday night.

“The COBRA team got a tip and have been working on it with the CIT team,” said Shirley Miller, spokesperson for the SCV Sheriff’s Station. “After they had enough information through an investigation, they executed a raid and arrested three people.”

Three people were arrested, which included: 45-year-old Oksana Pierce, who was suspected  of operating an illegal gambling facility; 36-year-old Oscar Infante, on suspicion of illegal gambling; and 35-year-old Marvin Kagaoan, for outstanding warrants.

This is an ongoing investigation by the COBRA team, according to Miller.

This is a breaking news story and will be updated as information becomes available.

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