Henderson Police Department
Published Friday, May 16, 2014 | 12:46 p.m.
Updated Friday, May 16, 2014 | 1:09 p.m.
Wildfire Casino, 2551 Anthem Village Drive, Henderson
Henderson Police are searching for a man who earlier this month robbed a Wildfire Casino after threatening an employee with a gun, officials said.
The suspect entered the casino about 2:30 a.m. May 4 and approached a female employee, police said. Armed with a handgun, the man threatened the employee and forced her to lie on the ground while he stole money, police said.
The suspect ran through a back door of the casino, 2551 Anthem Village Drive.
No one was injured, police said.
Authorities described the suspect as a black male in his 40s who is about 5-feet-6-inches tall and 160 pounds. The man, who had facial hair, was wearing khaki shorts, a brown shirt with stripes, white shoes and a tan fisherman's cap.
Anyone with information is asked to call Henderson Police at 702-267-4750. To remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555 or visit the Crime Stoppers website.