Las Vegas Metro police confirm that Metro K9 Nicky, who was wounded during a barricade situation February 12th, was shot and killed this afternoon in the northwest Las Vegas Valley during an officer-involved shooting.
A man and a woman were found dead in a home nearby after officers deployed the K9 to take down the armed suspect. Officers told News 3 that K9 Nicky was killed during an exchange of gunfire with the suspect. That suspect was shot and wounded and taken to UMC Trauma for treatment.
The suspect was randomly shooting at people in the community before he was shot by police officers. That shooter has not been identified at this time.
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