Posted on: November 3, 2021, 03:53h. 

Previous updated on: November 3, 2021, 03:53h.

A Joyful Jacks On line casino located in Sioux Falls, S.D. was robbed early Wednesday. Law enforcement were nonetheless looking for the suspect afterwards in the working day.

No weapon was shown
A Sioux Falls, S.D. police SUV, pictured above. Regional law enforcement have been searching for a robber who allegedly held up a on line casino there early Wednesday. (Picture: KELO)

At about 1:20 am, a solitary gentleman went into the gaming location and handed a threatening notice to an staff, according to KELO, a local Tv set station.

The bandit then fled with an undisclosed volume of cash. No firearm was proven.

The suspect is white and about 5 toes, 10 inches tall. He was carrying a pink flannel jacket at the time.

Prior Sioux Falls Holdups

Other Sioux Falls gaming venues ended up targets of robberies in modern years. In December 2020, an unknown gentleman robbed an unknown smaller sized Sioux Falls gaming location as he brandished a handgun, KSFY, one more regional Television set station, said.

He experienced grabbed the arm of an worker and then scooped up the dollars. In addition, Sioux Falls police responded to two armed robberies at nearby casinos in November, 2020.

One particular prior robbery took place at Aces On line casino. A masked bandit, who was holding a firearm, confronted an Aces personnel and demanded money from a hard cash drawer. A 2nd robber stood guard. Before any dollars was swiped or injuries took position, the worker was ready to escape to a close by home. He locked the door.

The bandit ran off with an unspecified amount of money of funds. There have been about a fifty percent dozen men and women in the on line casino at the time of the robbery.

The robber was described to be about 6 ft tall. He was white and was wearing a blue plaid hooded jacket.

An additional robbery took area about the similar time at the Crown Casino. A single robber demanded revenue and the other man stood guard. In that case, workers gave the bandits cash right before the duo fled.

Machete Displayed in 2020

Also, that exact same thirty day period, a comfort retail outlet worker in Sioux Falls escaped damage following a male entered the keep with a machete and lingered in the place, identified as a Foods-N-Fuel, police explained. The keep also housed gaming machines.

Law enforcement recognized him as LaShawn King Owens, 45, of Sioux Falls. He was charged with aggravated assault, carrying a concealed weapon, and failure to vacate, the Argus Leader, a Sioux Metropolis newspaper, reported. It was unclear Wednesday what took place to the expenses in opposition to him.

In July 2020, a backpack that was mistakenly left driving all through a holdup of Burnside Match Location led to the arrest of two bandits by Sioux Falls law enforcement, the Argus Leader documented.

Demetrius Remall Jackson, 39, of Sioux Falls, was charged with robbery and possession of marijuana and paraphernalia, the report explained. Davon Darnell Clark, 33, of Palmdale, Calif., was charged with theft, possession of cannabis, and failure to vacate, the report provides. It was unclear what took place to these circumstances in community courts.

Prior to individuals holdups, there was a theft spree of a casino and fuel stations in Sioux Falls in late 2019. One particular of the incidents was an armed robbery at Jokers Casino, KSFY reported.