Employees and customers are reeling from the violence that occurred at the Silver Nugget Casino this week. According to North Las Vegas Police, one employee killed another employee Thursday morning.
When officers arrived at the scene, the suspect, Jeremias Cruz, charged at police, so they shot and killed him.
The casino was closed all day yesterday after the incident, but it has since reopened.
8 News NOW spoke with some of the casino customers. It turns out, most of them knew the suspect, who was also a security guard.
They said they can't explain Cruz's alleged violent outbreak.
"They don't too much tolerate drama, so that's what just threw me off," said Tahlei Woods, casino customer.
Woods is in disbelief after the murder and police shooting that left two employees dead. She says she left the gambling hall moments before the deadly confrontation between co-workers took place.
Woods said she didn't notice anything unusual... Read More