UPDATE: 1 killed in shooting near Industrial, Chicago; no suspect identified

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LAS VEGAS (KLAS)– Las Vegas police are investigating a homicide near Industrial Street and Chicago Avenue Sunday afternoon.

Two men were shot around 12:45 p.m in the courtyard of an apartment complex in the 200 block of West Chicago Avenue. Police said “multiple rounds” were fired.

They were taken to UMC Trauma, where one person died. The other remains in critical condition after undergoing surgery.

Both victims are 32 years old, police said on Sunday.

Police said that it appears that the victims were ambushed.

“It definitely appears as a targeted incident at least on one of the persons,” said Lt. Dave Valenta with the Las Vegas Metro Police Dept.

The Clark County Coroner’s Office will release the victim’s identity.

Anyone with any information about this incident is urged to contact the LVMPD Homicide Section by phone at 702-828-3521, or by email at homicide@lvmpd.com. To remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 702-385-5555, or on the internet at www.crimestoppersofnv.com.

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