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Police Investigate Third Officer Shooting in 8 Days | Crime

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Police Investigate Third Officer Shooting in 8 Days
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LAS VEGAS -- The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department is investigating another officer involved shooting.

Around 4:15 p.m., police responded to a domestic violence call involving a suspect with a deadly weapon at the Summerhill Pointe Apartments on Sahara near Fort Apache.

Police say a man, his wife, and her ex-husband got into a fight at an apartment and the husband shot the ex-husband in the leg.

Police say when they arrived, they found the husband and got into a confrontation with him. Two officers shot him multiple times. He was rushed to University Medical Center and sent to surgery. He is in critical condition.

This is the 18th officer involved shooting in Metro's jurisdiction this year. There have been three in the past eight days.

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