Isle of Capri riverboat sale complete - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Isle of Capri riverboat sale complete

Courtesy: Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc. Courtesy: Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc.
LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) -

The Isle of Capri Casino Inc. announced the completion of the $15 million Crown Riverboat sale and gaming license to Bossier Casino Venture LLC.

The company also announced that it consolidated the operations onto the remaining larger riverboat and will operate with 1,262 slot machines, 40 table games and eight poker tables.

"We are pleased to finalize the sale of our second gaming facility located in Lake Charles and consolidate our operations onto our remaining larger riverboat.  The sale allows us to run a more efficient operation and in combination with recent renovations to the casino including new decor, as well as renovated bathrooms, significantly enhance our guest experience in Lake Charles. We expect to begin room renovations in the Lake Charles hotel tower in the coming months," Virginia McDowell, the Company's president and chief executive officer said.

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