Deputies respond to report of knife-wielding man in Riverside Casino parking lot


Washington County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a report of a knife-wielding man in the parking lot of the Riverside Casino and Golf Resort.

That’s according to the sheriff’s office online activity log, which indicates the incident happened just after 8:30 Thursday morning. A caller first reported a man possibly conducting drug activity while sitting in a car in the casino parking lot. He was later reported to be outside the car while waving around a knife.

The activity log indicates arriving officers took the man into custody with criminal charges and DCI testing pending.