Billings Police Seek Public’s Help in Locating Casino Robbery Suspects
Billings police are asking for the public's help in identifying and locating two suspects who robbed Gabby's Casino shortly after 6 p.m. on Saturday, January 2.
Two male suspects entered the business, located at 109 5th St. W., with their faces covered with black masks. One subject was armed with pepper spray and the other with a handgun. The suspects fled the business with an unknown amount of cash.
During the course of the robbery, one of the suspects was confronted by a customer and the suspect sprayed the pepper spray he was carrying, according to a news release from Lt. Casey Hafner. The spray affected both an employee and patrons inside the business but nobody was injured.
The suspects were last seen headed on foot east from the business. They were both described as being 5- feet, 8 inches tall, weighing approximately 170 to 190 pounds. One subject was wearing a pullover style hoodie that was believed to be grey or with a pixelated pattern and "Star Wars" written on it. The other suspect was wearing a gray, zip-up style hoodie.
Anyone with information is encouraged to call Crimestoppers at 245-6660