Main Cage At New York New York Robbed

Arrest Made Not Long After Heist

Mitch Kelly
June 11, 2020 - 6:37 am
Exterior view of the New York New York Hotel in Las Vegas

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LAS VEGAS, NV (KXNT) - The main casino cage at New York New York on the Las Vegas Strip was robbed early Thursday.

Police were called to the hotel just after 2am after a white male came up to the cage and demanded money. He got away - temporarily - with an undiclosed amount. It wasn't said if the man was armed.

Police had the man in custody about two hours after getting the call. His identity has yet to be released.

No one was hurt.