News

1 Dead In Reno Casino Shooting

View Comments
360444
The Las Vegas Morning News
Read More

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Police are investigating after a shooting inside a Sparks casino led to an evacuation and lockdown early Saturday.

Authorities say 1 person was killed and two injured in the shooting and were taken to a hospital, KTVN News in Reno reports. Their conditions we not immediately known.

Officers from both Sparks and Reno police departments were on the scene at the John Ascuaga’s Nugget in Sparks early Saturday, according to the Reno Gazette-Journal. The investigation is expected to last into the morning.

Police have not released any information regarding suspects but they do believe the fight was biker related.

Several men were handcuffs at the casino.

Copyright 2011 The Associated Press.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,080 other followers