Warrant Wednesday this week spotlights two fugitives wanted in the same case. Both are wanted in connection to a robbery at the Rio Hotel and Casino in February of 2011.
Steven Gao is charged with Conspiracy to Commit Robbery, Burglary While in Possession of a Deadly Weapon and Robbery with Use of a Deadly Weapon. He was indicted on these charges in April of 2011.
On March 21, 2013, Edward Land (aka Chunhua Lu) signed a Guilty Plea Agreement and admitted to Conspiracy to Commit Robbery and Robbery. He did not show up for his sentencing hearing and now has a warrant for his arrest.
Anyone with information as to the whereabouts of either of these fugitives is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555.