Three people dead, two wounded in ambush attack on Las Vegas police

by Reuters
Sunday, 8 June 2014 21:28 GMT

LAS VEGAS, June 8 (Reuters) - Two armed suspects opened fire and wounded two Las Vegas police officers who were eating lunch in a pizza parlor, then shot and killed a civilian inside a nearby Wal-Mart store before killing themselves, police said.

Few additional details about the shooting were immediately available, city police spokeswoman Laura Meltzer told Reuters. (Reporting by Steve Gorman from Los Angeles; Additional reporting from Las Vegas by Alexia Shurmur)

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