LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — A person was shot to death Friday at a home in Las Vegas, police said.
Officers from the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department (LVMPD) are investigating a homicide on the 200 block of Kipling Street, near US-95 and Jones Boulevard in Las Vegas.
Lieutenant Jason Johansson with the LVMPD said in a press briefing that police received a call regarding a shooting. When officers arrived they were met by several people who claimed to be related to the person who was shot.
When police entered the home they found a man in his 40s who suffered from an apparent gunshot wound, and medical personnel declared the man dead on the scene.
Preliminary details indicate the man, along with others who police believe to be related to the homeowners, were working on the home in preparation for it to be sold.
Lt. Johansson said during that time, a family member received a call that someone had been shot inside the house.
The victim has not yet been identified and authorities haven’t released any information on a possible suspect.
Homicide detectives are currently investigating the incident. No other information has been released at this time.