. An officer shot and injured a female who was chasing after two individuals with a shovel Saturday night in the east valley, according to City Cops.
Officers were dispatched about 10:15 p.m. to the 3400 block of Huge Sur Drive to examine a report of person armed with a shovel and threatening next-door neighbors, authorities stated.
An officer identified a female with a shovel chasing after a security personnel and a next-door neighbor, authorities said. He bought her to drop the shovel, however she began to advance toward a person, and the officer fired multiple rounds, police said.
The woman was taken to Dawn Health center and Medical Center in serious but stable condition, cops said. Her name was not released.
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” 0″ src =” /wp-content/uploads/2018/05/16751291_G.jpg” width=” 180 “/ >( Kurt Rempe/FOX5). LAS VEGAS (FOX5)-. Las Vegas authorities were on scene of an officer-involved shooting in the east Las Vegas Valley on Saturday night.
About 10:13 p.m., officers reacted to 3437 Huge Sur Drive, near Nellis Boulevard and Desert Inn Road. Lt. Peter Kisfalvi of City police stated a female armed with a shovel was “acting unpredictably.”
Police said the lady was told to put the shovel down, but the lady turned and approached a neighboring person. An officer fired his weapon and struck the lady, inning accordance with authorities.
She was transferred to Daybreak Health center with a minimum of one gunshot injury. She was in severe but critical condition.
Nobody else was injured, Kisfalvi said. The name of the officer involved, along with the name of the lady, will be launched at a future date.
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