Henderson police seek man in Friday casino robbery

Henderson police are seeking the public’s help to identify a man they said robbed a Henderson casino Friday morning.

Police said a man approached the cashier cage at My Casino, located at 920 S. Boulder Highway, about 9:30 a.m. and threatened several employees with a handgun.

A cashier gave the man cash and he fled the casino through the north doors.

No one was injured during the robbery.

Police describe their suspect as between 5-feet-6-inches to 5-feet-9-inches tall and weighing about 165 pounds. He was wearing dark pants, a light-colored, long-sleeved button up shirt, a light-colored fedora hat, and red-framed sunglasses.

Police also released photographs taken by surveillance cameras during the robbery.

Anyone with information in this case can call Henderson police at 702-267-4750. To remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555 or crimestoppersofnv.com. Tips directly leading to an arrest or an indictment processed through Crime Stoppers may result in a cash reward.

Contact Wesley Juhl at wjuhl@reviewjournal.com and 702-383-0381. Find him on Twitter: @WesJuhl.