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LAS VEGAS (IHCT) – Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting that occurred on Saturday night near Las Vegas Boulevard and Serene.

According to police, at approximately 7:30pm on Sept, 17th, 2022, Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department were in the area of Serene Avenue and Haven Street when they observed a suspicious subject in the area.

Police made an attempt to make a stop on the subject, when the person produced a firearm.

The subject was struck by gunfire from the police. The subject was taken to a local hospital where they are receiving medical treatment.

No other injuries to citizens or officers are reported at this time.

IHCT Media was not granted access by the LVMPD to ask questions or record the scheduled press conference in reference to this incident.