Barricade situation ends at Mountain View Hospital

LAS VEGAS - The barricade situation at Mountain View Hospital has ended. Police say they found the suspect dead inside a bathroom.

The suspect's death appears to be a suicide, according to Metro Lt. Steve Summers.

Authorities placed the hospital on lockdown after the man barricaded himself inside the building early this Sunday morning. Metro police responded to the incident around 4:00 a.m. 

The suspect was believed to be armed. No hospital personnel and patients were at risk, according to police.

They were all evacuated from the hospital area during the incident. 

 

 

 


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