UPDATE: Man shot and killed at northeast Las Vegas apartment identified

Local News

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — A man shot and killed at a northeast Las Vegas apartment early Monday morning was identified as 23-year-old Jose Paredes Diaz. The Clark County Coroner ruled the death a homicide caused by a shotgun wound of the head.

According to Metro Sgt. Jon Scott, three men may have been trying to commit a robbery when the shooting happened. The man who died was one of the suspects, and the man who lived in the apartment was shot and critically injured.

Two suspects remain at large, according to Metro.

The shooting happened just before 3 a.m. in the 2300 block of Exeter Drive near Carey Avenue and Hollywood Boulevard.

Shooting on Exeter Drive leaves one man dead and another injured.

The resident was transported to University Medical Center.

No arrests have been made in the case.

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