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Eviction attempt leads to gunfire, lockdown situation

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Updated: 1/09/2013 7:07 pm
LAS VEGAS (KSNV MyNews3) – Metro's SWAT team surrounded a home near Twain and Sandhill this afternoon after constables trying to evict a tenant were answered with what sounded like a gun shot.

Harris Elementary school was locked down until 3:30 p.m. SWAT found a man inside but did not find a gun. Police suspect something inside the house made the noise

Just before 1:10 p.m., a Las Vegas constable attempted to issue an eviction notice at a home in the 4900 block of Shadow Wood when the shot was fired.

Metro Office Laura Meltzer says homes in the area were evacuated.



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