One Dead in Officer-Involved Shooting

By: AP Email
By: AP Email

NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. (AP) - One person is dead after an officer-involved shooting overnight in a North Las Vegas neighborhood.

The incident happened about 1 a.m. Monday near Woodard Street and Tonopah Avenue.

Officer Chrissie Coon says dispatchers were told the officer planned to stop a pedestrian, and then were told a few minutes later that there was a shooting and medical help was needed.

Coon says police are investigating the events that led up to the shooting.

The names of the officer and the person who was shot have not yet been released.


Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus
KOLO-TV 4850 Ampere Drive Reno, NV 89502
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 249306361 - kolotv.com/a?a=249306361