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Officers were contacted us to the 8500 block of West Sahara Avenue, near South Durango Boulevard, at around 9:30 p.m. when detectives saw the suspect getting out of an automobile and, cops said. The suspect ranged from detectives when they aimed to arrest him and the investigators started a foot pursuit.
Las Vegas cops said throughout the chase, the suspect pulled out a handgun and one detective fired a single round, which missed him. Soon after the chase, the suspect was required to University Medical Center after he twisted his ankle while running.
Inning Accordance With City Police, this was the 16th officer-involved shooting to occur in their jurisdiction for 2018. The identity of the officer will be launched after Two Days, per LVMPD policy.
Anybody with any information in regards to this occasion is prompted to get in touch with Metro’s Force Examination Team at 702-828-8452. To stay anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555.
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