Police Services Campus Advisory (March 10, 2018)

Mar. 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.