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Luton Genting Casino armed robber caught on CCTV

An armed robber at Genting Casino in Luton
Image caption Police said the casino worker was left terrified after being forced to hand over money

CCTV images have been released showing a man with a gun robbing a casino.

The man, who was wearing a black motorcycle helmet, walked into Genting Casino, Luton, at about 01:20 GMT on 10 March.

He threatened a member of staff and ordered them to hand over a large amount of money.

Det Con Rachel Lydon said: "This was a terrifying ordeal for the member of staff who was in genuine fear for their life."

Image caption The man was wearing black gloves with thick orange stripes across the knuckles

The man put the undisclosed amount of money into a black rucksack which had white flecks of paint on it before escaping on a motorbike.

Bedfordshire Police said he was "slim" and was wearing dark clothing and black gloves with thick orange stripes across the knuckles.

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