Posted: Apr 11, 2013 1:11 PM by MTN News - Billings
Updated: Apr 11, 2013 1:12 PM
BILLINGS - The Billings Police Department released a video on Thursday in hopes of identifying the perpetrator of an armed casino robbery.
The robbery happened just after midnight last Thursday at the Player's Paradise casino at 1720 Grand Avenue.
According to Sgt. Shawn Finnegan, the female casino employee told authorities that the man entered the casino, ran up to her and then poked her in the midsection with an object demanding money.
The suspect escaped with an undisclosed amount of cash.
He is described as an African American male in his 20s with a slender build.
During the robbery, he wore a monster mask over his face, a trench coat, jeans and gloves.