Poker participant Jon Letzkus is going through 73 felony costs after capturing 70+ instances into the air from a Las Vegas on line casino balcony. [Image: Shutterstock.com]
A poker participant is in scorching water after he allegedly shot a gun into the air greater than 70 instances from a resort balcony in Las Vegas. Jon Letzkus is in custody and can seem in court docket on Wednesday afternoon concerning the incident.
The 45-year-old was on a balcony in a room of the MGM Grand on line casino resort’s Signature Towers when he supposedly shot into the air at about 6am on Sunday morning.
71 counts of firing a weapon within a constructing
No one suffered accidents on account of the incident however Letzkus is going through 73 felony costs. This contains 71 counts of firing a weapon within a constructing, a single depend of being a prohibited particular person with a firearm, and one depend of deliberately destroying property.
The authorities are nonetheless working to determine the motive behind the incident. A close-by road was closed for quite a few hours to maintain the general public secure till police arrested the suspect at about 10:45am.
Letzkus is a small-stakes participant who has some World Collection of Poker cashes. His lifetime earnings in reside poker occasions as per The Hendon Mob database is $14,807.