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

Posted at 12:04 AM, May 18, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-18 00:04:22-04

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.