UPDATE: Man shot to death in North Las Vegas parking lot identified

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UPDATE: A man who was shot to death in a parking lot on Sunday has been identified as Jose Carlos Rodriguez, 31, of North Las Vegas. Rodriguez died of a gunshot wound to the head. His death has been ruled a homicide. (Original story appears below)


NORTH LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — North Las Vegas Police are investigating after a deadly shooting Sunday night.

It happened near the intersection of Centennial Parkway and Goldfield Street at 9:25 p.m. Officers were dispatched to a shopping center for a report of an attempted carjacking.

When officers arrived, they found a man inside a van suffering from gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The investigation revealed the victim had parked in the lot and was approached by two men.

One of the men pulled out a gun and shot the victim. Both suspects fled the scene.

If you have any information, call Crime Stoppers (702) 385-5555.

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