There is a confirmed active shooter on the campus of the University of Nevada Las Vegas.
At least one suspect is dead, according to Fox 5.
“There appears to be multiple victims at this time. Please avoid the area and we will have more information soon,” Las Vegas police said.
It is unclear if there are any other suspects. The number of victims and their condition is not known at this time.
According to unconfirmed reports (police scanner), 28 people were shot at the UNLV campus on Wednesday.
#BREAKING We are responding to preliminary reports of an #ActiveShooter on the campus of UNLV near BEAM Hall. There appears to be multiple victims at this time. Please avoid the area and we will have more information soon. pic.twitter.com/iylYGPhr33
— LVMPD (@LVMPD) December 6, 2023
Students were ordered to “RUN-HIDE-FIGHT”
UPDSouth – UNLV
UPD Alert – UNLV
University Police responding to additional report of shots fired in the Student Union, evacuate the area, RUN-HIDE-FIGHT.
— UNLV (@unlv) December 6, 2023
Fox 5 reported:
University Police are responding to reports of a shooting at UNLV on Wednesday.
In a post shared on Twitter, UNLV advised that there were reports of shots fired in BEH. “Evacuate to a safe area, RUN-HIDE-FIGHT,” the school wrote on X.
In a second tweet, the school updated that University Police are “responding to a confirmed active shooter situation in BEH. This is not a test.”
Las Vegas police advised that officers were responding to preliminary reports of an active shooter on UNLV’s campus.
“There appears to be multiple victims at this time,” LVMPD said, advising people to avoid the area.
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