Theft at Vogue Present mall on Las Vegas Strip sparks panic

No capturing inside mall, officers say

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Stories of gunfire and a shooter contained in the Vogue Present mall off the Las Vegas Strip sparked panic on Wednesday, however there was no capturing or risk, a Las Vegas Metro police spokesperson confirmed.

Round 4 pm, an individual stole one thing from a retailer contained in the mall and ran off. In some unspecified time in the future, that individual “broken mall property,” presumably making a noise, which others believed to be gunfire.

Witnesses reported listening to what appeared like gunfire within the mall, however police mentioned there isn’t a credible info {that a} gun was fired at any level.

Officers arrested theft suspect close to the mall.

In an unrelated incident final Saturday, a person is accused of throwing rocks on the MGM Grand lodge, which was additionally mistaken for gunfire and led to panic on the Strip.