Police: Man stole ‘casino-style slot machine’ from Norfolk 7-Eleven


NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Norfolk Police are asking for anyone with information on a recent larceny involving a “casino-style slot machine” to come forward.

According to police, a man entered the 7-Eleven in the 8400 block of Chesapeake Boulevard on Friday, September 18 around 6 a.m.

At some point, they say the man was able to steal the whole machine, which is worth about $3,000, according to an NPD incident report. The machines like those in 7-Eleven are referred to as “skill machines” in Virginia, and they face a ban in 2021.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP (1-888-562-5887) or submit a tip online.

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