LAS VEGAS (KLAS)— A man is recovering at University Medical Center after being shot by North Las Vegas Police.
The shooting happened on Saturday around 10 p.m. near North Aliante Parkway and Grand Teton Drive.
Police responded to a call regarding a suicidal individual, who, according to police, began firing a gun as officers arrived. The officer who shot the victim has been identified as Joshua Kleinholz, who was placed on paid administrative leave pending the outcome of the investigation.
The investigation is ongoing.
North Las Vegas Police did not release any other details.