One killed on Las Vegas Strip, gunman barricades self

Two blocks of the Las Vegas Strip were shut down, and hotel guests were ordered to stay in their rooms. Police said it is unknown what provoked the shooting.

One person was killed Saturday and another wounded in a shooting on the busy Las Vegas strip as police surrounded a bus in which a suspect was reportedly barricaded, local media reported. "Both were transported to the trauma center and one is deceased". One of the victims has since died.

"There is no credible information that there is a second suspect and no other victims have been located", Hadfield said.

Las Vegas Boulevard is closed between Flamingo Road and Harmon Avenue. The suspect is now barricaded on the bus, and police are working to get him into custody, the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police said.

Hadfield said there is no active-shooter situation inside any of the Strip's casinos. There is no active shooter. Drivers are advised to avoid the area. 13 Action News is sending a crew to the scene.

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