Local News

Actions

Police: Security officer at Santa Fe hotel-casino shot, 1 detained

Screen Shot 2021-12-16 at 3.47.46 PM.png
crime scene tape police line generic
Posted at 3:07 PM, Dec 16, 2021

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — Police in Las Vegas are investigating a shooting at Santa Fe hotel-casino on North Rancho Drive near Lone Mountain Road.

Officers responded to reports of the incident shortly before 2:45 p.m. and say there is no threat to the public at this time.

According to Las Vegas Metropolitan Police, a security officer with the property was shot during "a disturbance." The details of that disturbance are not clear.

The security officer received multiple gunshot wounds and was transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. They are currently stable.

One person was detained.

This story was updated with information from the police. Watch the full update below.

Watch an update from LVMPD:

********************

WATCH: Click here to watch 13 Action News

Get more news on the KTNV Facebook and Twitter pages

SUBSCRIBE to get breaking news emails delivered to your inbox

Watch KTNV news and livestreams on Roku and Apple TV