Downtown Casino Robbed at Gunpoint

By Beacon Staff

A gunman robbed the 1st Ave. West Casino in downtown Kalispell late Wednesday night.

At 11:16 p.m., officers responded to a call from a clerk who said a man had entered the casino, brandished a firearm and made off with an undisclosed amount of money, according to the Kalispell Police Department.

The clerk described the suspect as a white male, 20 to 25 years old, six foot tall, clean shaven, with light-colored hair and blue eyes. The man was wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans and a tan or gray baseball cap.

Anyone with information about the robbery should call Detective Tim Falkner at 758-7780, or call CrimeStoppers at 752-8477.

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