Police Sources: Suspect who allegedly shot officer in the head identified

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LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Edgar Samaniego is facing charges after allegedly shooting a Metro police officer late Monday night.

According to a Metro sources, Samaniego is facing one count of attempted murder and two counts of discharging a gun where a person might be endangered.

According to Clark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo, the unidentified officer is in “grave” condition at UMC.

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