< img alt =" Ashley Medlock, who was detained at the celebration on a traffic warrant, stated the party remained in honor of her bro's 26th birthday. ( FOX5)
” title=” Ashley Medlock, who was arrested at the party on a traffic warrant, stated the celebration was in honor
of her sibling’s 26th birthday.( FOX5) “border=” 0″ src =” https://KVVU.images.worldnow.com/images/17456479_G.jpg?auto=webp&disable=upscale&width=800&lastEditedDate=20180821031632 “width=” 180″/ > Ashley Medlock, who was arrested at the party on a traffic warrant, said the party remained in honor of her sibling’s 26th birthday.
( FOX5)< img alt=" The mugshots of numerous known gang members apprehended at the Rio on Aug. 19, 2018.( Photos: LVMPD)" title =" The mugshots of numerous recognized gang members detained at
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https://KVVU.images.worldnow.com/images/17453979_G.jpg?auto=webp&disable=upscale&width=800&lastEditedDate=20180820191032″ width=” 180″/ > The mugshots of numerous known gang members arrested at the Rio on Aug. 19, 2018.( Photos: LVMPD ). LAS VEGAS( FOX5 )-. Authorities jailed 12 suspects and taken five guns early Sunday
early morning after breaking up a large celebration inside a room at the Rio Hotel and Casino. Authorities stated the party included documented gang members, however people who went to the party disagreed.”
It wasn’t a gang celebration, “Ashley Medlock stated.” It was a birthday party. “Medlock, who was jailed at the celebration on a traffic warrant, stated the celebration remained in honor of her brother’s 26th birthday.
” Not one time did we get a caution,” Medlock.
“There was no criminal activity devoted there. The very first knock at the door was 50 policemans. “Medlock said she was not sure if gang members were present. She said the party started Saturday night and authorities showed up at the door at 2 a.m. Sunday
.” Security never ever came,” Medlock said. [RELATED: Cops apprehend 12 from ‘loud celebration’ at the Rio, 5 guns recuperated]
Police stated hotel security called officers for assistance because the party was loud. Officers likewise stated there was an odor of marijuana. 2 suspects were arrested for bring a concealed weapon without an authorization. Police said the other suspects had active warrants for their arrests unrelated to the incident on Sunday.
While police stated some of people in attendance at the celebration were known gang members, authorities did not describe how they knew that information. LVMPD’s gang unit did not return calls for comment.
Caesars Home entertainment, the gambling establishment business that owns Rio Hotel and Gambling establishment, also did not respond for remark.
Officers from Convention Center Area Command broke up a big gang party at a significant resort gambling establishment. Over a dozen recorded gang members were arrested and 5 firearms were recovered.Our officers make every effort to keep our residents and travelers safe! #FiveLessGuns #CCACFlex pic.twitter.com/RHfkqYisG9!.?.!— LVMPDCCAC( @LVMPDCCAC ) August 19, 2018 Copyright 2018 KVVU( KVVU Broadcasting Corporation). All rights reserved.