Couple Who Jumped To Deaths From Las Vegas Casino Had Money Troubles Records Show

A Henderson couple who died Wednesday night in an apparent suicide at the Silverton Casino, in Las Vegas, had a recent history of financial trouble, records show.

Emi and Glen Yamasaki, both 63, were observed arriving at the Silverton’s fifth floor parking garage, climbed a wall and jumped, police said. But now we are learning the couple had several cases pending against them in court.

Clark County District Court records show that Discover Bank filed a complaint against the couple in April over their credit card debt. Records show that the parties reached a settlement in November, and a judgment for about $15,400 was entered against the couple Dec. 2. The agreement, signed by Emi Yamasaki on Nov. 4, called for the couple to make monthly payments of $200. Continue reading