[Breaking News 8:02am]
The Las Vegas police reported a shooting at Drai’s After-hours inside Bally’s hotel in Las Vegas this morning. The shooting happened approximately 5:45am after a fight inside Drai’s at Bally’s. Security asked the suspect to leave which led to 2 security guards shot and injured and 1 customer dead. Suspect is in custody. No identity on the suspect has been released. Eye witness of the shooting says there were approximately 7 shots total.
The 3 men shot were rushed to University Medical Center.
[UPDATE 10/21/2013 9:09am] Reporters on scene saw 4 people being taken to the hospital and police report that it was allegedly a manager at Drai’s and he was shot in the arm. Other reports claim the 4th person being taken to the hospital was the shooter which obtained trauma when being detained.
[UPDATE 10/21/2013 4:22pm]
Las Vegas police identified the gunman in the deadly shooting at Drai’s nightclub inside Bally’s Hotel and Casino early Monday morning as 41 year old Benjamin Frazier.
In a news conference today, police said Frazier has been arrested several times before for assaults at nightclubs. Picture below is of Benjamin Frazier.
Stay tuned for updated details on this story…
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