Billings, Montana - A thief was arrested after his victim reported that he was robbed at gunpoint right after he won over $3,000 at the Grandstand Casino.
The victim reported to the Billings Police that on April 11 he won a big sum of money at the 905 Grand Ave. Grandstand Casino, which was a little over $3,000. He left the casino premises with his friends, a man and two women, and proceeded to P[...] Read more » Thief Charged With Robbery Of Man With Big Casino Wins
Posted by doubletop777: I am glad this guy got caught and i hope that they throw the book at him. His poor victim must have been terrified and i hope that he doesnt let it affect his daily life too much
Yeah, sure. But you don't start to walk around in the city (pretty much doesn't matter which city) during the night after winning 3k, you get a cab and either go home or proceed to a nightclub to celebrate...
Joined: Feb '11
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I totally agree with Bowie...... It has always worried me that tourneys give you your winnings and cash then show you the door. Why oh why would anyone walk the streets with that kind of cash in their pockets. I know the world should be safe enough for you to do so, but it's not.... Have some sense and go home!
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I don't know exactly where the Grandstand Casino is located in Billings, Montana, but after briefly looking at their webpage it appears to me that this property is a small neighborhood sports bar for locals. Carrying a good chunk of money in this type of surroundings is simply asking for trouble. He should have requested a cashier's check (if available) instead.