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UPDATE: Police execute search warrants at Guys N Dolls Billiards

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ROANOKE (WSLS 10) - The Roanoke Police Department executed a search warrant at Guys & Doll pool hall located at 1519 Williamson Rd NW in reference to illegal gambling occurring inside the business and stolen property being sold to the business owner.

The investigation was conducted with the assistance of confidential informants who would sell items that were represented as stolen. They also played video poker machines that were located inside the business and paid currency for their winnings.

Due to the conditions of the building when the search warrant was executed, code enforcement was notified and responded. At this time, the building has since been condemned.

Charges are pending.
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Roanoke Police confirmed they executed search warrants at Guys N Dolls Billiards Friday evening. 

Scott Leamon with the Roanoke City Police Department said the search warrants were related to allegations of illegal gambling and stolen goods at the business in the 1500 block of Williamson Road. 

According to Leamon, police are looking into the owner of the business in the 1500 block of Williamson Road.

The investigation began back in April after police received tips about possible illegal activity.

No arrests have been made.