Latest News from News 3

Sheriff, district attorney meet about latest Metro shooting

Set Text Size SmallSet Text Size MediumSet Text Size LargeSet Text Size X-Large
Share
Updated: 4/27/2012 8:30 am
LAS VEGAS (KSNV MyNews3) – Clark County District Attorney Steve Wolfson and Metro Sheriff Doug Gillespie met Thursday to talk about Saturday's deadly police shooting of a 49-year-old woman.

But their lips are sealed; along with many of the details surrounding the five-officer shooting that killed Sharmel Edwards.

Metro says Edwards had a gun, but some witnesses have told News 3 that it was a cell phone.

Wolfson was at the scene over the weekend. On Thursday morning, Metro briefed him on the chain of events and evidence.

This is the latest of the 19 local cases still waiting to go through a fact-finding coroner's inquest hearing.
Share

Slideshows

News 3 Poll

Twitter

All content © Copyright 2014 Intermountain West Communications Company. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service
You may also view our Sitemap.

FCC assistance for any person with disabilities can be provided by contacting us at publicfilehelp@mynews3.com

KSNV Profile & Public Inspection Files

2014 NBCUniversal Media, LLC. All rights reserved. Portions by Broadcast Interactive Media

FOLLOW US!


Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.
Mobile advertising for this site is available on Local Ad Buy.