LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — North Las Vegas Police are investigating the shooting death late Friday of a man in a neighborhood near the Cheyenne Sports Complex.

Officers found the man, 44-year-old Brian Rayford, with a gunshot wound on the 3100 block of Plumwood Lane, south of East Cheyenne Avenue and west of North Pecos Road, at about 10 p.m., and medical personnel pronounced him dead at the scene, according to police.

Police found a man thought to be in his late 40s with a gunshot wound on the 3100 block of Plumwood Lane.

The investigation is in its preliminary stages, and police said no other information would be released to “help protect the integrity of the case.”

The victim’s identification and the cause and manner of death are pending an examination by the Clark County Coroner’s Office, police said.

Anyone with more information can call North Las Vegas Police, 702-633-9111. To remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers, 702-385-5555, or online at crimestoppersofnv.com.