Martin’s gambling addiction took steep toll

Investigation records obtained by the Springfield News-Sun shed new light on the depth of Martin’s gambling problems. The same week he was sentenced to six months in jail for stealing from the district to fund his addiction, the state launched a new campaign to combat problem gambling.

To read the full story and see an immersive digital presentation of it, go here: projects.springfieldnewssun.com/reports/gambling-addiction-took-steep-toll/

Thank you for reading the Springfield News-Sun and for supporting local journalism. Subscribers: log in for access to your daily ePaper and premium newsletters.

Thank you for supporting in-depth local journalism with your subscription to the Springfield News-Sun. Get more news when you want it with email newsletters just for subscribers. Sign up here.