Authorities have arrested nine people, including several football coaches, they say were gambling on youth football games and setting point spreads prior to games.
Broward Sheriff’s officials searched two alleged gambling houses Monday where they say people were betting on professional, college and youth games. The nine men arrested were charged with bookmaking and some were charged with keeping a gambling house. Authorities say the suspects had direct ties to the South Florida Youth Football League and several have extensive criminal histories.
Read the full story here