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LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Henderson Police launched physique cam footage and 911 dispatch operator calls from a police shooting that concerned a 19-year-old man in October.
It occurred on Oct. 11 round 11:55 a.m. within the 700 block of Vista Sereno Ct.
Police initially acquired a name a couple of household disturbance from the mom of 19-year-old Mark Ellsworth.
In the 911 name, she acknowledged that her son was having a psychological breakdown and that he was armed with an axe. She additionally informed a 911 operator that Ellsworth acknowledged he would combat with officers till they killed him, police acknowledged in a information convention posted on its Youtube web page on Tuesday.
At the time of the incident, the household left the house and indicated Ellsworth was nonetheless inside.
When officers arrived on the dwelling they stated they noticed heavy black smoke and flames coming from the house and noticed Ellsworth leaving a indifferent storage.
He was then accused of charging at officers with a rifle in hand pointed towards the officers inflicting two officers to discharge their weapons at Ellsworth, police acknowledged within the release.
Officers then stated Ellsworth retreated into the storage after which officers requested him to depart the house along with his arms up.
According to police, Ellsworth initially refused to conform however then got here out of the storage with out the weapon and surrendered to officers.
He was then taken into custody by police and brought to the Henderson Detention Center.
The City of Henderson Fire Department arrived on the scene and extinguished the fireplace on the dwelling.
No accidents had been reported to the police or the suspect in the course of the incident.
An extended rifle was recovered from the scene and brought into proof by the police.
This was the third officer-involved shooting involving City of Henderson Police officers in 2022.
Mark Ellsworth faces a number of fees together with first-degree arson (1 rely), and assault on a protected particular person with a lethal weapon (4 counts), police acknowledged.