Arrest Made In Bellagio Heist

Monday, February 7, 2011 - 7:45am

Son of Las Vegas judge arrested in $1.5 million casino chip robbery.

A Las Vegas man has been arrested for the heist that took $1.5 million in casino chips from the posh Bellagio Resort in December.

29-year-old Anthony M. Carleo is being held at the Clark County Jail on felony armed robbery and burglary charges.

Security video taken inside the Bellagio showed a motorcycle-helmeted thief waving a gun during the robbery.

No shots were fired and no one was hurt.

According to reports, Carleo is the son of a Las Vegas Municipal Court judge.

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