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Police investigate stabbing of blackjack dealer at Bellagio casino

By Associated Press & Star-Advertiser staff

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LAS VEGAS >> A fight between two female blackjack dealers at a Las Vegas Strip resort sent one to the hospital and the other to jail.

KSNV-TV reports 50-year-old Brenda Wilson is accused of stabbing the other dealer Friday night in a blackjack pit at the Bellagio hotel-casino.

The incident comes a week after an Illinois man shot and fatally wounded an ex-girlfriend in the hotel lobby at the Excalibur resort on the Strip, then killed himself there.

Wilson was booked into jail on charges of battery with a deadly weapon and mayhem with substantial bodily harm.

Authorities say the victim, whose name wasn’t immediately released, was taken to the hospital with deep facial cuts. Her condition was unknown.

Police couldn’t confirm whether the two dealers were working at the time.







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kainalu wrote:
So, a black jack dealer brings a knife into the pit why? Seems premeditated.
on December 22,2012 | 06:35PM
Carang_da_buggahz wrote:
We need to pass a law banning knives. That'll put an end to stabbings.
on December 22,2012 | 07:29PM
Waterman2 wrote:
Another crime of violence and not a gun in sight...........?????
on December 23,2012 | 08:48AM
kainalu wrote:
Actually, a person is murdered-by-firearm on-average every-hour in the United States. For the past decade, we've lost more citizens each-year to gun-violence than the total number of soldiers lost in combat in both our wars - a sobering statistic.
on December 23,2012 | 10:56AM
iwanaknow wrote:
We were there the week of Nov 5-10, 2012...............it was most interesting to see Ann Kobiyashi enjoying herself in the casino..........Now I know how the 1 per cent live..............
on December 23,2012 | 04:40PM
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