Police arrest man for Bellagio Robbery

LAS VEGAS -- Metro Police have arrested a man they believe robbed the Bellagio cage at gunpoint Friday, but have yet to identify the suspect.

According to police documents, the man has also been linked to a bank robbery. He is being referred to as John Doe.

The suspect was arrested Saturday at the Hard Rock Hotel. He's accused of walking into the Bellagio Friday night and taking $43,000 at gunpoint.

When police caught up with Doe, they found a BB gun that matched the description of the one used in the robbery. Cash allegedly from the robbery was also found in his room.

The man had no identification on him but told police his name was Scott Rice.  H also told police he was the man in Bellagio surveillance video but did not remember committing any robbery.


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