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Police arrest man suspected of cashing in stolen gaming ticket

Police: Man changes clothing to cash in ticket at self-serve kiosk

MADISON, Wis. - Madison police identified and arrested a man suspected of stealing a gaming machine ticket and coming back to cash it out at Ho-Chunk Gaming Wednesday morning.

The robber came up behind a man around 8:35 a.m., and pushed the "cash out" button on the gaming machine the man was using, police said. There was a struggle but the robber got the ticket and left the building.

According to the release, the robber returned later wearing different clothes and cashed out the ticket at a self-serve kiosk. He left the casino, with the cash, in a black car.

Police said Antonio D. Amos was identified from surveillance images and arrested on suspicion of robbery with the use of force.

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