Police standoff at gas station ends with suspect in custody

Local News

Police barricade at gas station on Bonanza Rd. and MLK Blvd. on Dec. 28, 2021. (KLAS-TV)

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — A suspect is in custody Tuesday morning after barricading himself inside a gas station.

According to Metro police Lt. David Gordon, the incident started around 11:30 p.m. Monday at the Terrible’s on Bonanza Road near MLK Boulevard. Gordon said the man barricaded himself in a back office.

Metro SWAT officers were able to convince him to come out of the business just before 4 a.m. MLK which was closed during the barricade has reopened to traffic.

There is no word of any injuries.

Copyright 2022 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

8 news now breaking and daily news sign up

CONTESTS

Pro Football Challenge

Don't Miss

Trending Stories