1 killed in officer-involved shooting in northwest Las Vegas
A man was shot and killed during an attempted break-in near Rainbow and Smoke Ranch on Sunday night. Video by ktnv.comvideo
Police shot and killed a suspect Sunday night after an attempted break-in at Alondra Condos Video by ktnv.comvideo
Police shot and killed a suspect in an attempted break-in Sunday night in northwest Las Vegas Video by ktnv.comvideo
Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- Police shot and killed a suspect after an attempted break-in Sunday night at a condominium community in northwest Las Vegas.
The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department responded to a call about an attempted break-in at approximately 11:30 p.m. Sunday at the Alondra condos near North Rainbow Boulevard and Smoke Ranch Road.
The suspect in the attempted break-in had left the scene in a vehicle but returned while LVMPD was on scene.
According to LVMPD's Bill Cassell, the suspect rammed a police car as Metro was attempting to stop and talk to him. One officer then fired multiple shots, resulting in the death of the suspect.
No injuries to any officers have been reported.
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