Shooting at New York-New York

There was a shooting early this morning at the New York-New York Hotel and Casino.  A man standing on the walkway above the gambling area opened fire wounding four patrons.  He was tackled and subdued by a combination of hotel security and other patrons.

The four wounded patrons, two men and two women, are at local hospitals.  None have life threatening wounds. 

The gunman is a male, said to be in his early 50s and a resident of Las Vegas.  He entered the hotel from the walkway connecting NY-NY and the MGM Grand about 1:00 am  He began firing randomly at the patrons below. 

The hotel and casino are open and investigators are questioning witnesses.