Police lights

Billings Police are searching for a man in connection with a reported armed robbery at the Mardi Gras Casino Sunday morning.

The man reportedly brandished a handgun and demanded money from a victim at the casino, located at 4100 King Ave. W, according to a press release from the Billings Police Department.

He then took an undisclosed amount of cash before running out the door, the press release stated. It's unknown whether he escaped in a vehicle or on foot.

The alleged robber was described as a 6-foot-tall black man wearing a black stocking hat, a black jacket and black pants.

No one was injured in the incident.


Morning Reporter

General assignment reporter for the Billings Gazette.