A executive that is former the Mohegan Sun Pocono in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania happens to be sentenced to 32 months for his part in a scheme that involved the casino’s slot machines and creating bogus loyalty rewards.

Casino fraudster Robert Pellegrini (seen right here in December after pleading responsible) will be dealing in dapper matches for inmate orange during a prison sentence that is 32-month. He will also have to pay near to a dollars that are half-million restitution to the casino where he once worked.

Robert Pellegrini was VP of player development for the Mohegan Sun when he and two other people concocted a scheme to bilk his employers using customers’ stolen loyalty card PIN numbers to play for free, enabling the gang to help keep the winnings. The operation ran from May 2014 to 2015, before Pellegrini was busted april.

It ended up being the role of Rochelle Poszeluznyj, a cocktail waitress, to notice down players’ loyalty card PIN numbers as she served them drinks, before moving them onto Pellegrini, whom would create copies of the cards which he then full of free slot money. Then it absolutely was Mark Joseph Heltzel, a customer who had previously been caught cheating at blackjack but was mysteriously not banned, whom posed as a regular customer and used the cards to play slots, splitting the winnings among the group.

The court was told the way the trio used $478,100 in free s Continue reading