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Governor offers condolences, prayers for victims of Las Vegas courthouse shooting

By ThisIsReno

CARSON CITY — Governor Jim Gibbons offered condolences on behalf of the people of the State of Nevada to the family, friends and co-workers of the court security officer shot and killed in the line of duty at the Lloyd George Federal Courthouse in Las Vegas today. As of this time, the court security officer, a retired member of the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, has not been identified.

Governor Gibbons also offered prayers for a Deputy Federal Marshal who was also shot and is presently hospitalized. The Federal Marshal has also not been identified at this time.