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Police Investigate Deadly Shooting

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LAS VEGAS -- Metro Police are investigating a fatal shooting that happened Saturday evening. Around 5 p.m., police received reports of gunfire in the 2300 block of Sunrise Avenue near Fremont Street and Eastern Avenue.

When officers arrived, they found a man suffering gunshot wounds inside an apartment.  Medical crews pronounced the victim dead.

Police are not sure if the man lived in the apartment. 

Lt. Ray Steiber with Metro Police said, "We're trying to find witnesses, we're doing canvasses of the area, and obviously we're going to be looking at any type of physical evidence that we may have here at the scene."

If you have information that can help in the investigation you are urged to call Crimestoppers at (702) 385-5555.

 

 

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