Four Russian men are facing federal charges for plotting to cheat at the slot machines at casinos in St. Louis and across the river.
Jeff Kubina via Flickr The men are charged with travelling to Missouri and Illinois to cheat casinos.
The four men -- Murat Bliev, Yevgeniy Nazarov, Igor Lavrenov and Ivan Gudalov -- were indicted by a grand jury for conspiring to travel from Russia to at least ten casinos in Missouri, Illinois and California to employ their scam. Bliev, 36; Lavrenov, 28; and Gudalov, 32; live in Moscow, according to the U.S. Attorney's office. Nazarov, 38, is a U.S. citizen living in Miami, Florida.More »