Patrons milling around at the Bellagio after the robbery
While police said no one was injured, witnesses recounted a chaotic scene inside the casino.
A woman who witnessed the incident said she had just gotten out of the bathroom when she spotted a stocky man wearing all black standing guard outside the Rolex store., but to hers shock, the man who had a handgun also wore a pink pig mask.
“He was screaming at people, pointing his gun, making sure that anyone who was close just got away,” According to the witness the man in the pig mask man repeatedly shouted “Get out! Get out!”
She snapped a photo of the bizarre situation before runing outside for safety.
Cops told the Las Vegas Sun that the suspects tried to flee in their car, but it wouldn’t start when they found it in the parking lot. They continued on foot and tried to carjack a driver at an undisclosed location. That didn’t work out either. They then tried to get away on foot, police said.
The lockdown, which included the casino and the parking garage were shut down for at least an hour as officers secured the scene and made sure no one was injured, police said.