LAS VEGAS (KLAS) –A man was shot and killed in the parking lot of a business during an argument over drugs earlier this week, according to Las Vegas Metro police.
On Monday, Oct. 3, police received reports of a shooting just before 11 p.m. in the 800 block of N. Rancho Drive near Washington Avenue.
Officers found a man suffering from an apparent gunshot wound, and he was later pronounced dead at the scene. Detectives believe the victim had gotten into an argument with the suspect over drugs, which escalated and resulted in the suspect shooting the victim.
The suspect fled after the shooting, and police have not made an arrest.
No other details were released. The identity of the victim will be released by the Clark County Coroner’s office.
Hours after this homicide was reported, another homicide was reported at around 2:40 a.m. near the south valley, according to police.
This is a developing story.