A suspect was arrested early Friday after a shooting at The Mirage Hotel & Casino Las Vegas, Nevada left one person dead and two other people injured on Thursday night.
Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department officers responded to a shooting in a hotel room on the 8th floor, Las Vegas affiliate KLAS reported.
Police said the victims and the suspect were known to each other.
Videos taken at the scene showed a security officer preventing customers from entering or leaving the hotel. The officer claimed the hotel was on lockdown following a “critical incident.”
Las Vegas police said that the arrest was made within six hours of the shooting.
“Great work by our @LVMPD personnel & community partners,” Las Vegas Police Captain Dori Koren tweeted. “There’a no such thing as getting away with murder in #Vegas!”
A heavy police presence was seen Outside the hotel and police encouraged people to avoid the area.
Police said the shooting at the iconic Las Vegas hotel was “an isolated event.”