UPDATE: Shooting near Rainbow, Westcliff leaves 3 injured, 1 dead

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LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — One person is dead and three others were injured in a shooting early Sunday morning near the intersection of Rainbow and Westcliff.

According to Metro police, the victims were at a dinner party inside a business when a fight took place prompting the business to close. The four victims got into a car and left the parking lot and were followed by another vehicle. As the victims’ car pulled up to the intersection of Rainbow and Westcliff, the other vehicle pulled up alongside them and a suspect fired several rounds into the car.

Police said the driver in the victims’ car drove to Mountain View Hospital. Two of the victims were later transferred to Sunrise Hospital where one died as a result of his injuries.

On Monday, the Clark County Coroner’s Office identified the man who died as Kieron Hatchett, 23. He died of a gunshot wound to the head.

Anyone with any information about the shooting 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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