Las Vegas police evacuate mall as a precaution after reports of an armed man

Posted at 11:04 PM, May 17, 2018

Las Vegas Police said they received calls about a person with a gun at the Boulevard Mall Thursday evening.

No injuries have been confirmed, and no reports of shots fired. The mall was evacuated while officers made sure the person with a gun was not inside the mall. 

Police told the media during a press briefing that video has been obtained of a person wearing a mask with a long gun. At this time, no one has been arrested. 

The incident began shortly after 7 p.m. PT.