LVMPD releases body cam video from day of UNLV shooting

LVMPD releases body cam video from day of UNLV shooting

The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department on Wednesday released officer body camera video from the day a gunman opened fire on the UNLV campus.

LAS VEGAS, Nev. (FOX5) – The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department on Wednesday released officer body camera video from the day a gunman opened fire on the UNLV campus.

The video shows Metro officers getting the active shooter call, and racing to the scene. It also shows the process of clearing buildings to ensure multiple people weren’t involved in the attack.

On December 6th, a man armed with a firearm and numerous clips of ammunition, opened fire on faculty inside the Beam building. The attack killed 69-year-old Dr. Naoko Takemaru, 64-year-old professor Cha Jan Chang, known as “Jerry,” and 39-year-old associate professor Patricia Navarro Velez.

UNLV shooting victims have been identified (from left) as Cha Jan Chang, Patricia Navarro-Velez and Naoko Takemaru.

UNLV shooting victims have been identified (from left) as Cha Jan Chang, Patricia Navarro-Velez and Naoko Takemaru.

To view the body camera video in its entirety click here.

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