Bossier City man sentenced for running an Internet gambling operation
POSTED: Sunday, August 4, 2013 - 5:00pm
UPDATED: Monday, August 5, 2013 - 9:40am
SHREVEPORT, LA — A man that ran an illegal sports gambling site has been sentenced.
Terry Lee Doty, Jr., 34, of Bossier City, has been sentenced to three years of probation and was ordered to pay a $50,000 fine for operating an illegal Internet sports gambling site.
Doty pleaded guilty in April 2013, to one count of Transmission of Wagering Information, a federal felony offense.
According to FBI testimony presented at the guilty plea, Doty was the local administrator for an internet sports gambling site based in Costa Rica. Doty had approximately 280 clients placing sports bets with him, one of which was an undercover FBI agent.