Two People Shot; Police Arrest Shooter

LAS VEGAS -- Metro Police officers arrested a suspect in connection with a shooting in the 6600 block of W. Washington Avenue near Rainbow Boulevard Wednesday evening.

According to police, two people were shot at the Cornerstone Apartment Complex, one in the leg and another \in the arm.

Their conditions were non-life threatening and were taken to a hospital for treatment.

"We take these events very seriously and if you are going to commit a crime like that in our community, we will hunt you down to the best of our ability," Metro Police Lt. John Pelletier said.

Metro and SWAT officers arrested the suspect after finding him barricaded inside an apartment unit with three children shortly after 10 30p.m.  


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