Metro gang unit investigating shooting near Tropicana and Nellis

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LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Police are investigating a shooting that occurred late Thursday in a neighborhood near Tropicana Avenue and Nellis Boulevard.

Police say a man was taken to a hospital with non-life threatening wounds after he was shot in the 5200 block of Fire Night Avenue, near Cortney Junior High School.

The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department gang unit is investigating the shooting.

The suspect fled after the shooting.

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