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One woman dead after SWAT standoff

Posted at 5:44 AM, Jul 13, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-13 15:46:04-04
A long standoff came to an end after a woman threatened to shoot herself and anyone else who came toward her room at the Emerald Suites near Las Vegas Boulevard and Serene Avenue.
Officials received the call around 11:30 p.m. Tuesday. The Las Vegas Metropolitan police department responded by sending a SWAT team to the scene.
At some point, two gunshots were heard. The woman was found dead inside her room.

The investigation of this incident is still ongoing. More information to come.