Man Arrested For Firing Weapon From Hotel Balcony

Police Were On Scene For Unrelated Call

June 25, 2019 - 7:24 am

LAS VEGAS, NV (KXNT) - A man is under arrest after police say he was firing a gun from the balcony of his east-side extended stay hotel.

Just before midnight, police who were at the Siena Suites on Boulder Highway south of Russell on an unrelated call heard a gunshot in the distance.

They discovered the man responsible for firing that gun and gave chase. The man was arrested after a short pursuit.

Metro police say they believe the man had fired at several people from a balcony, but no one was wounded. 

The man who was arrested now faces numerous felony charges. His identity has been released.