UPDATE: Coroner identifies victim of homicide at apartment near Harmon, Koval

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LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — The Clark County Coroner’s Office has identified the man reportedly shot at an apartment complex east of the Strip last week as 28-year-old Edward Barr from North Las Vegas.

Metro Police are investigating the homicide that happened around 10:30 a.m. Wednesday morning at the Harbor Island apartment complex, near Harmon Avenue and Koval Lane.

LVMPD says their dispatch received a call of about an unresponsive individual. When officers arrived, they found Barr laying in front of an apartment, suffering from a gunshot wound.

He was pronounced deceased on scene.

At this time, Metro says the suspect or motive are unknown, and the investigation is ongoing.

Metro held a media briefing at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday at the front of the complex but did not release any other information.

Watch the entire news conference below:

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