Las Vegas Sports News

OJ Simpson arrested at Las Vegas casino

Las Vegas police say they’ve arrested O.J. Simpson on charges related to an armed robbery of sports memorabilia at a hotel room at the Palace Station Casino. The arrest came after another man was taken into custody in the alleged incident.

Police say Walter Alexander was arrested on two counts of robbery with a deadly weapon, two counts of assault with a deadly weapon, conspiracy to commit robbery and burglary with a deadly weapon. Two firearms were seized.

Simpson has said he was among several people who went to a casino hotel room this week. He said he’d hoped to retrieve some items that belonged to him. He told police no guns were involved.