In the armed robbery community, there is an opportunity known as the Golden Minute. The precious few moments between an armored car pulling up and the cash entering the casino doors. At a casino like this one, the Encore, an armored car pulls up at a different entrance and at a different time each day. The drivers are greeted by at least three casino personnel, who carry the cash, which is kept in a 3ft Sentry Safe, on a trolley to the cash cages and then further to the casin
Perhaps over the weekend you saw this article in the New York Times. If you didn't, let me fill you in. Meet this guy, Jubreal Chahine-- the latest in a long line of Vegas small hand operators to face the music. Check out that mug. Jubreal has been arrested 14 times since 1999 for cheating at nearly two dozen Las Vegas casinos.
Jubreal is a dying breed-- he's an old fashioned casino cheat. He uses classic legerdemain in order to manipulate his odds of winning casino games.