Seniors arrested during raid at Asbury Park home for illegal gambling; owner says they were 'just playing cards'

Authorities conducting a raid on an Asbury Park

Authorities conducting a raid on an Asbury Park home in search of people with outstanding warrants stumbled on an alleged illegal gambling operation frequented by elderly players. (May 8, 2014 10:39 PM)

Authorities conducting a raid on an Asbury Park home in search of people with outstanding warrants stumbled on an alleged illegal gambling operation frequented by elderly players.

The owner of the Bangs Avenue home, 80-year-old Joseph Robinson, says he's nothing more than a good host. He says he offers drinks to seniors in the neighborhood who want to watch sports in his upstairs apartment...

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