Gambling arrest

A Boaz woman has been arrested on charges of possessing electronic gambling devices. The Etowah County Sheriff’s office says 33-year-old Cecila Ann Slaten was arrested Wednesday and police seized two electronic gambling machines from a store Slaten where Slaten worked as a clerk. An undercover officer went into the store, played one of the machines and was given credits that could be used to buy items from the store or redeemed for cash.