GFPD investigating overnight incident at or near casino
By: MTN News
KRTV received several messages about a heavy police presence at or near a casino overnight.
The first messages were sent just before midnight on Sunday.
It happened at or near the Emerald City Casino located at 2517 10th Avenue South.
Witnesses and viewer photos indicate that at least six police vehicles were at the scene.
Just after midnight, Michael May shared the following message on the KRTV Facebook page: "Pretty hectic there was 7 cops total all with weapons drawn but looks to be as if the situation has been handled not sure."
The Great Falls Police Department has so far declined to release any information about what happened, other than to say that the incident is being investigated.
We will update you if we get details about what happened.
UPDATE: The GFPD says that it was a robbery, but declined to released any additional information.