Las Vegas Metro Police: Armed man is fatally shot by officer
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Police in Las Vegas say a man is dead and another person hospitalized after an altercation led to an officer-involved shooting.
Las Vegas Metro Police say officers responded to reports of a man allegedly strangling a woman at a gas station about 5:30 p.m. Saturday.
When police arrived at the scene, officers say the man pulled out a handgun.
Police say one the officers shot the man, who was rushed to a hospital and later pronounced dead.
They say the woman is hospitalized in stable condition.
The names and ages of the man and woman haven’t been released yet by authorities.