Metro Police Investigating Shooting Involving Officer

LAS VEGAS -- Metro Police are investigating a shooting involving a police officer.

According to a police spokesman, the officer was serving a search warrant in 7100 block of Pirates Cove near Tenaya Way and Westcliff Drive around 10 a.m. Thursday.

The SWAT team was called when the person involved would not come out. The team went into the apartment. According to police, the suspect had a firearm and two officers fired shots.

Police are not saying whether the suspect also fired a gun. No one was hurt and the suspect was arrested.


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