4 shot at El Cortez hotel-casino, gunman arrested


Four people are recovering after a shooting at the El Cortez Hotel and Casino in downtown Las Vegas.

The shooting on Sunday at 1:444 a.m. caused the casino to be closed for several hours.

Metro Police officers said four people were shot during the incident and that the gunman was taken into custody at the scene. One of the victims is in critical condition, while the others suffered minor injuries. 

Las Vegas police have yet to comment on what circumstances led to the shooting.

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