LAUGHLIN — Authorities have released information about a December robbery in Laughlin, including a description of the vehicle used by the alleged suspect.
On Dec. 6, Las Vegas Metropolitan Police were called at a hotel in the 2000 block of Casino Drive to investigate a report of a robbery in the parking garage. According to reports, a woman was putting property into her vehicle around 7:50 a.m. when she was confronted by a man who showed her a gun in his waistband and demanded her personal property.
The woman complied and the man fled the area. No injuries were reported.
The suspect was described by the victim as a white man, in his late 20s or early 30s, about 5-foot-8 to 5-foot-9, weighing between 180 and 200 pounds.
He was wearing a black beanie hat and dark flannel shirt or jacket at the time of the robbery. He also was described as having bad teeth, according to the LVMPD release.
The man was believed to have left the scene in a dark Ford Ranger Extra Cab with a white camper shell. The truck had damage to the front passenger-side fender. The truck was last seen on Highway 163 heading toward Las Vegas.
Anyone with information on the robbery, the suspect or the suspect vehicle is urged to contact detectives at the Las Vegas Metro Laughlin Substation at 702-298-2223. To remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 702-385-5555 or online at www.crimestoppersofnv.com.
Tips leading to an arrest or indictment through Crime Stoppers may be eligible for a cash reward.