Metro Officer Shoots Suspect
(Las Vegas, NV) – A domestic dispute in the northeast valley leads to an officer-involved shooting. It happened late last night near South Hollywood Boulevard and East Charleston.
Authorities say a woman reported her ex-boyfriend beat her and damaged her vehicle.
The pair was found at an area park, where the officer encountered the man and a shot was fired, hitting the ex-boyfriend in the leg. He was taken to the hospital, but is expected to recover.
The officer is on paid administrative leave.