Barricade suspects taken into custody near Valley View, Sahara

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LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Two suspects who caused a local school to go on lockdown while police searched for them were taken into custody Tuesday afternoon. Everything started late Tuesday morning when Metro Police believe the two wanted suspects were barricaded in a home in the 2800 block of Richfield Boulevard, near Valley View Boulevard and Sahara.

Nearby Rex Bell Elementary School was placed on lockdown, as a precaution. It is expected to be taken out of the lockdown shortly.

Nearby neighborhoods were also evacuated near the home where the suspects were holed up which is behind Palace Station.

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