Police Services Campus Advisory (March 10, 2018)
A UNLV student was the victim of an attempted carjacking in an off-campus parking lot on Maryland Parkway and Twain Avenue this morning. The assailant shot at the student and the student suffered a non-life threatening injury. The student left the scene and returned to campus, where he sought medical attention at the UNLV Recreation and Wellness Center. UNLV staff called 9-1-1 at noon, and the student has been transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
UNLV Police were the first police responders on the scene to assist. Las Vegas Metro Police will lead the investigation as the incident occurred off-campus. UNLV Police is assisting. There was never any threat to the UNLV campus.