Police investigate shooting near UNLV campus

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LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Las Vegas police are investigating a shooting that happened near UNLV campus, the suspect is at large.

The shooting happened around 12:24 p.m. on Maryland Parkway near Tropicana Avenue, Metro police said. Police found a woman suffering from a gunshot wound sitting in her vehicle in a parking lot. The woman said a white male adult fired a gun toward her when she was in the parking lot of the nearby Jack in the Box. The victim then drove to a nearby bank parking lot after the shooting.

The woman was taken to Sunrise Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Police believe the shooting is domestic related.

According to a tweet from UNLV police, there is no threat to the campus. They also released a suspect description.

They added he was last seen wearing black shorts and a silver t-shirt with a money sign on it.

The suspect fled the scene.

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