By Sarah Buynovsky
August 6, 2009
New information is coming to light about the case against a man from
Luzerne County accused of hacking into a casino's computer system to get
Investigators call Leo Hornbaker, III a computer whiz who used his
smarts to try to get back at the Mount Airy Casino
According to court papers, Hornbaker was a former employee at Mount Airy
Casino Resort near Mount Pocono. He wasn't happy with how he left his
job and that's why, police said, he took his revenge.
"He VPN-ed, which was accessed from a remote location which was
determined to be his residence, into a server, a secure server at the
casino at Mount Airy," explained Pennsylvania State Police Corporal
Hornbaker faces felony charges for hacking into the casino's computer
system and disrupting player and access cards used for gambling.
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