LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Las Vegas police say an armed suspect has barricaded themselves on the Nevada Test and Training Range after a carjacking.
Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department recieved reports of a carjacking in the area of North US 95 and Corn Creek Road at around 6:36 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 8.
Arriving officers found a suspect carjacked an individual and was armed with a firearm. The suspect had driven north on the US 95 Freeway.
Police said the suspect was located on the Nevada Test and Training Range and the situation is now a barricade.
LVMPD’s SWAT and Crisis Negotiators were on the way to the scene.
Police are asking that people avoid the area as the situation is ongoing.
This is a developing story.