Police arrest suspect in Butte casino robbery

Posted at 7:04 PM, Apr 30, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-30 21:04:09-04

BUTTE – A 32-year-old Butte man is in jail in connection with a strong-arm robbery at a casino this weekend.

Police say Johnny Falcon grabbed money from the hands of an employee at the Montana Lil’s casino on Harrison Avenue about 11:30 a.m. Saturday before taking off on foot. He was arrested after struggling with police a few blocks away. 

Falcon faces felony charges of robbery and resisting arrest.