Iconic Las Vegas Casino Robbed at Gunpoint in Front of Celebrity

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November 28, 2017Nov 28, 2017

Thieves pulled off a heist at a famous Las Vegas casino on Tuesday. According to reports, the Bellagio Hotel & Casino was targeted for the robbery.

At the time of the robbery, numerous guests were in the casino. One famous celebrity was also in the casino, playing poker.

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The famous actor, James Woods, took to social media to tweet about the incident. According to him, the robbers targeted the cage and the Bellagio staff handled the situation perfectly.

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At this time, authorities are confident they can apprehend the suspect. The robbery was captured on surveillance video and police are actively pursuing leads on the suspect.

"Those who commit crimes like this on the Strip will be hunted down and whatever amount of cash he got is not enough to face a lifetime in prison,” Las Vegas Metro Police Captian Pelletier said, according to the Las Vegas Sun.

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