Victor Arredondo, 58, pleaded guilty March 7 in Spokane County (Washington) Superior Court to felony second-degree theft and misdemeanor third-degree theft. The card dealer got caught working at casinos while receiving disability benefits must repay the state more than $27,000.

Judge Gregory Sypolt ordered Arredondo to repay the Department of Labor & Industries (L&I) $27,183, the amount he admitted stealing in workers’ compensation benefits.