FBI investigating armed robbery at Hon-Dah Casino

FBI officials in Phoenix say they are investigating a casino robbery that took place early Tuesday morning.

According to a statement, the Hon-Dah Casino on the Fort Apache Indian Reservation was robbed at around 3:30 a.m. by an unknown male, at gunpoint.

The suspect, according to officials, was described as being of middle age, between 5'5" to 5'7" tall, with a slender build. He was reportedly wearing a gray-blue suit and white shoes, and had a black, white, and red facial/head covering. The man was also described as having acne scars on his neck/cheeks, and reportedly used a black,  semi-automatic handgun during the robbery.

The suspect, according to the FBI, was in the casino for less than 90 seconds, and got away with an undisclosed amount of money. He was seen leaving on foot, headed east towards the community of McNary. No one was physically injured.

FBI officials said they are investigating the incident, along with the White Mountain Apache Police Department. Anyone with information should call the FBI Phoenix Field Office at 623-466-1999.

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