News Update!!: Downtown Laughlin, NV: Suspect in Aquarius Casino Resort shot and killed following barricade situation.
According to the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, suspect in Aquarius Casino Resort was shot and killed following a 7 hours barricade situation in Laughlin, Nevada.
The suspect barricaded himself inside a vehicle after robbing the Aquarius Casino Resort, located at 1900 South Casino Drive, in Downtown Laughlin, Nevada.
At around 1:26 a.m. PT on Monday, police were called to reports of a man who robbed a casino cage at
The suspect fled the area, he shot at hotel security, but missed.
LVMPD and SWAT responded and the suspect was contained in his vehicle as of 5:30 a.m. PT.
As 7:45 a.m. PT, SWAT team surrounded the man’s vehicle in attempts to get him to surrender, and an officer-involved shooting happened.
At this moment, no details on the shooting have been released by L.V.M.P.D.
Casino Drive is closed from Laughlin Civic to Bruce Woodbury Drives.
Police advised the public to avoid the area while police investigate.