The Las Vegas police confirm that at 1:12 a.m. Saturday PST, a black Suburban broke through a police checkpoint, killing three police officers. A high speed chase ensued, ending 15 minutes later in Jean, Nev., where the black suburban rolled and came to a halt. A firefight ensued. The sheriff says that they don’t have full details yet but “all suspects have been neutralized.
Sources for the information were Doug Gillespie LVMP and Major Kevin Tice, Deputy Chief of the Nevada Dept of Public Safety.
Jean is a commercial town about 12 miles north of the Nevada/California state line along Interstate 15, there known as the Barstow Freeway. It is about 30 miles south of Las Vegas.