SWAT takes man into custody after he threatened to harm a baby

LAS VEGAS - A man is in custody after police say he threatened to harm a 10-month-old baby.

The incident started around 11:29 a.m. on Saturday at the La Ventana Apartments on N. Rainbow Boulevard near Cheyenne Avenue.

According to Metro investigators, a woman left her 10-month-old child with her boyfriend while she was at work. Police say the man was threatening to harm the woman and child if she didn't return to the apartment. 

When police arrived on scene, they say the man made threats to harm the baby because the woman called the police on him. 

The SWAT team arrived and took the man into custody. The incident caused a large police presence in the area for several hours. 

 

 


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