Las Vegas police say suspect in custody after barricade in northeast valley

Barricade investigation near Lamb, Las Vegas Boulevard on Aug. 4, 2022.
Barricade investigation near Lamb, Las Vegas Boulevard on Aug. 4, 2022.(FOX5)
Published: Aug. 4, 2022 at 1:15 PM PDT
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LAS VEGAS, Nev. (FOX5) - Las Vegas Metropolitan Police responded to a barricade in the northeast valley Thursday afternoon.

LVMPD said the barricade is in the 3400 block of Silver Bow Drive, near Lamb and Las Vegas boulevards.

Police said a possible burglary was reported in the area. When officers arrived, they located a possible suspect armed with a gun. That suspect went inside a residence and officers have secured the area, LVMPD said.

The suspect was taken into custody at about 3 p.m., according to police.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.