LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — The Clark County Coroner’s Office released the identity of a man who died after a shooting and crash Sunday morning.
Metro Police said Sarif Basil El-Anin II, 21, was shot on May 23 and got into his vehicle and drove a short distance before crashing.
Metro received an alert from a Shot Spotter at about 5 a.m. Sunday for a shooting in the 3800 block of Royal Crest Street, near Twain Avenue and S. University Center Drive. Officers responding to the scene found El-Anin with gunshot wounds.
He was taken to Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center, where he later died.
The Clark County Coroner’s Office said El-Anin was shot in the back, and the manner in which he died was a homicide.
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