Shots were fired on the campus of the University of Nevada in Las Vegas. Police urged people in the area to exercise caution. There are reports of casualties. The White House is to monitor the situation. The Reuters agency, citing information from the police, reported that the suspect was dead.
Police said Wednesday they were responding to reports of an attacker on the campus of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Reuters reports reports of victims.
The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, in a statement posted on social media platform X, did not detail the circumstances of the incident or the status of the victims, but urged residents to avoid the area.
Police: Looks like there are multiple victims
“We are responding to initial reports of an #ActiveShooter on the UNLV campus near BEAM Hall. It appears there are multiple victims at this time,” police said on the X platform (formerly Twitter).
In a separate post, police said they received an additional report of shots fired in the Student Union.
The White House said it was monitoring the situation.
Reuters – based on the Las Vegas police – reported that the suspect in the attack was dead.
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