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Mug shot released of man who pulled out gun at Town Square

Posted at 10:20 PM, Jul 06, 2018

UPDATE JULY 9: Police have released the mug shot of 22-year-old Rayvon Berton, the man arrested for assault with a deadly weapon and carrying a concealed weapon at Town Square shopping center on July 6.

ORIGINAL ARTICLE: Las Vegas police responded to Town Square on Las Vegas Boulevard on Friday night after receiving reports of an active shooter at around 9:12 p.m.

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At around 9:45 p.m., police informed the media that the reports of a shooter were false. Police say that a fight broke out but no shots were fired and no one has been injured.

Several businesses were put on lockdown, according to people who were posting on social media.

Police told the media during a briefing at approximately 10:45 p.m. that 2 young juveniles met at GameWorks for the purpose of having a fight. Both juveniles had several friends with them.

During the fight, a gun was pulled out by one of the juveniles. Multiple people saw the gun and that is what prompted the calls to Las Vegas police.

Police say that no shots were fired though and no one was injured during the incident. Police have placed several people under arrest and gun was recovered. There is one person that police are still looking for. Police say they know who that person is.



A man was arrested in May after he was spotted at Boulevard Mall with a gun, which was later determined to be fake. A similar situation took place that night with several false reports and a huge police presence. 

Many people are still on edge in Las Vegas after 58 people were killed during a mass shooting at the Route 91 Harvest Festival on the Las Vegas Strip on Oct. 1, 2017.