Breaking news has emerged of an active shooter inside the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Stateline, Nevada. The urgency of the situation is reflected in the subsequent reports that authorities have shut down Highway 50 in South Lake Tahoe. Social media has been buzzing with updates, with one user receiving word from her sister who works inside the resort. The situation is unfolding rapidly, and video footage captured from outside the resort shows police armed and ready, running along the perimeter. Our thoughts go out to those affected by this alarming situation.
The Hard Rock resort in South Lake Tahoe was recently closed due to reports of an active shooter on the premises. Resort security quickly sprang into action and closed the building to ensure everyone’s safety.
Although authorities have not given any details about the incident, scanner radio reports suggest that one person was wounded and taken to the hospital. As the situation continues to unfold, the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office is urging residents to remain indoors and shelter in place. Reports indicate that authorities have stopped a vehicle with two occupants near Sierra-at-Tahoe, but it is unclear if they are connected to the incident. We will continue to monitor this developing story and provide updates as they become available.