Two police officers among five dead in Las Vegas shootings

Five people were killed in a shooting which began in a Las Vegas pizza restaurant, local police confirmed. A man and a woman shot two officers at Cici Pizza at 11:30am before entering a nearby Wal-Mart, shooting another person and killing themselves.

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Police confirm five killed in Las Vegas shooting

Las Vegas Police have confirmed five people have died in a shooting which began earlier today in a pizza restaurant.

Police have codoned off the area where the shooting took place. Credit: REUTERS/Las Vegas Sun/Steve Marcus

Two policeman were among the dead, a spokesman for the force confirmed.

The officers were believed to have been eating lunch when the shooters entered Cici Pizza before gunning them down, with one shouting: "This is a revolution".

The shooters then fled to scene to the local Walmart where they believed to have shot and killed one other person before turning the gun on themselves.

Two police officers shot in Las Vegas pizza restaurant

Two police offers were shot in a pizza restaurant in Las Vegas during a shooting spree that left at least three dead.

According to the Associated Press news agency, police said two suspects shot two officers who were eating lunch, with one shouting: "This is a revolution."

They were then said to have fled to Walmart across the street, where they shot a person before killing themselves.

The condition of the officers is not immediately known, the police spokesman said.

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