Police Look for Kalispell Casino Robber

By Beacon Staff

Authorities are looking for the person who robbed a downtown Kalispell casino at gunpoint.

Officers responded to reports of an armed robbery at the Loose Change Casino at about 11:40 p.m. Monday, according to the Kalispell Police Department.

Witnesses told police the suspect demanded money while holding a gun to an employee’s head. Detective Kevin McCarvel said the suspect threatened to shoot a customer who tried to intervene before fleeing with an undisclosed amount of money.

Monday’s incident is the seventh robbery or attempted robbery at Kalispell-area casinos since late August.

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