Update: Police searching for 2 suspects in deadly shooting at bus stop in east valley

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LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Las Vegas police are searching for two suspects in a deadly shooting on the east side of the Las Vegas valley that left one man dead.

The shooting was reported around 2:49 a.m. near Boulder Highway and Nellis Boulevard. According to Metro Lt. Jason Johansson, said their details are “extremely limited” but the shooting victim was a man in his 30s who was sitting at a bus stop.

According to Metro police, two men approached the victim and one of the men got into a verbal dispute with the victim. During the argument, that suspect pulled out a firearm and shot the victim.

The victim ran to Sam’s Town Hotel & Gambling Hall for help and collapsed. He was transported to a hospital where he died.

Police are investigating what led up to the deadly encounter. No one has been taken into custody.

The name of the victim will be released by the Clark County Coroner’s Office.

Police urge anyone with information to contact LVMPD Homicide Section (702) 828-3521 or email homicide@lvmpd.com. You can also contact Crime Stoppers at (702) 385-5555 to remain anonymous.

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