Reno, NV (KRNV & MyNews4.com) --Multiple law enforcement agencies are on the scene of two active crime scenes in Reno. The first, at the Shoppers Square Mall on Plumb Lane, the second outside of the Peppermill Casino on Virginia Street.
Just after 5 p.m. on Sunday evening, officers with the Reno Police Department responded to reports of a robbery at the CVS drugstore located inside the Shoppers Square mall.
Shortly after the call was made, a high speed pursuit ensued down Virginia Street, and ended in front of the Peppermill where there was a shooting involving police officers.
The suspect, only described as a male, apparently fled the scene at the Shoppers Square in a white pickup truck, and headed in the direction of the Peppermill.
According to Lieutenant Oliver Miller with the Reno Police Department, the suspect was taken into custody and is currently at Renown medical center, his condition is unknown.
Lieutenant Miller says he cannot confirm or deny reports that the suspect was armed, although a gun was visible on the sidewalk of the crime scene. Police are also not releasing any information as to how many officers were involved in the incident, nor how many shots were fired. An active investigation remains underway.
Reno Police are asking anyone who witnessed the chase and/or shooting unfold are asked to call the Reno police department.