Las Vegas police: Man who allegedly made threats had ‘no criminal intent’

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Published: Jun. 6, 2022 at 10:58 AM PDT|Updated: Jun. 9, 2022 at 12:17 PM PDT
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UPDATE (June 9) -- Las Vegas Metropolitan Police said the “suspicious person” was located.

“Detectives located and spoke with the individual and no criminal intent was determined,” LVMPD said. The person was not identified by police.

ORIGINAL STORY: LAS VEGAS, Nev. (FOX5) - Las Vegas Metropolitan Police are looking for a “suspicious person” they said made threatening comments at a local synagogue.

Police received reports about the person around 10:20 a.m. on June 4 at the synagogue in the 9000 block of Hillpointe Road, near Lake Mead Boulevard and Rampart Boulevard. Security told police an unidentified man entered, causing a disturbance and making threatening comments toward the synagogue.

The man was described as a Black man, 5′9″ with a muscular build and dreadlocks pulled up into a bun. Police said he has multiple tattoos on his face, including his temple area, and was wearing a gray tank top, black jeans and brown boots.

Anyone with any information about this person is asked to contact the Summerlin Area Command Investigative Section at 702-828-7777. To remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 702-385-5555, or on the internet at www.crimestoppersofnv.com.