Barricade situation ends, apartment empty

LAS VEGAS -- The barricade situation near Jones Boulevard and Warm Springs Road is over, according to Metro Police.

Police say when officers entered the apartment, it was empty.  A SWAT team had surrounded the apartment complex on Arby Avenue, residents in nearby apartments had to be evacuated and access into the complex was restricted.

The incident started when a woman called police around 12:20 p.m. and said her boyfriend pistol whipped her, Metro Police said. The woman was able to escape the apartment.



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