About 21:45 At local time Friday, an armed man walked into the crowded hotel and casino Belladzio and demanded money from the poker zone in the cage, said Las Vegas police captain Nicole Slipton. The guard, but he immediately faced four policemen, Splinter said.
The suspect fired a pistol and hit one of the cops in the vest. The second officer shot and hit the suspect, Splinter said.
Both the officer and the suspect were transported to a local hospital, and the policeman was treated and released.
The police said that according to their policy, the identity of the participating police officers would be released after 48 hours.
The incident is reminiscent of the movie "Ocean Eleven". In the movie Danny Ocean (Clooney), Pitt and other accomplices plan to rob several casinos, including Bellagio.