Weather Alerts 1 View »

Standoff ends at Boulder Highway weekly motel

Joyce Lupiani

  • Play

Photo: Video by ktnv.com

Standoff ends at Boulder Highway weekly motel

By Joyce Lupiani. CREATED Aug 27, 2013

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- Las Vegas police are on the scene of a standoff at The Suites at Flamingo near Flamingo Road and Boulder Highway on the east side of the valley.

The incident began around 5 a.m. A man threatened his roommate and possibly a security guard.

When the police arrived, he refused to leave the room. SWAT was called in to assist.

The standoff ended at around 8 a.m. after flash bangs were deployed and police entered the room and took the man into custody.

Action News will update this story with any new information that is received.

Joyce Lupiani

Joyce Lupiani

Email Twitter
Joyce Lupiani is the managing editor for PositivelyLV.com and contributes to KTNV.com and NowTrending.com.