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Sioux Falls police investigating casino robberies

SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Sioux Falls police are investigating a pair of early-morning armed robberies at separate casinos.

Police responded to Duces Casino Monday shortly after midnight. Authorities say a man robbed a clerk at gunpoint of an undisclosed amount of money. The suspect was described as a white male, 5-foot-7 to 5-foot-8 inches tall.

Police were called to Paradise Casino at 1:51 a.m. Monday. A casino employee says one man threatened her with a knife and demanded money from the till while another man stayed at the door. The men fled with an undetermined amount of cash.

The suspect with a knife was described as a white male, 6-foot-2 to 6-foot-4 inches tall.