HENDERSON, Nevada- A Draper mom and son are among four people who were killed in a shooting in Henderson, Nevada on Tuesday.
Police were called to the scene at 11:00 a.m. after someone reported gunshots and an injured person in a doorway.
According to KSL.com, a statement released by Juan Diego Catholic Schools indicated that Diana Hawatmeh and her son, Joseph, a seventh-grader at Saint John the Baptist Middle School in Draper, were killed in the shooting.
Hawatmeh’s daughter, Yasmeen, is in critical condition at a Las Vegas hospital, school officials said.
Henderson Police Capt. Jason Kuzik told reporters that officers found a possible suspect in a nearby car, according to KSL.com.
During a confrontation with the Henderson Police Department, the alleged shooter was shot and killed.
Further information will be provided as it becomes available.
Today’s Top Stories
- The 90 minutes that cost Principal Ford White his job
- Much loved St. George runner dies after 10-year fight with cancer
- Officer Tanya Turnbow, Tooele City Police Department
- 47-year-old mother of four graduates top of her class at UVU College of Science
- Lay Kou- Southland Elementary
- Long-serving KSL weatherman Bob Welti has died
- Student journalist scores big scoop in Trump-Ukraine story
- Live Mic: Nazi headstone in Utah to be removed
- Salt Lake City Council wants resident input on 2020-2021 fiscal budget
- Over 20,000 Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine doses already in Utah