Restaurant company reacts to shooting that left 1 dead, 1 injured in Summerlin, suspect remains at large

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LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Las Vegas police are looking for the suspect in a shooting that left one man dead and a woman critically injured at a Summerlin restaurant Tuesday night.

The shooting was reported around 7:49 p.m. in a strip mall at 10300 West Charleston Boulevard near Town Center Drive.

Metro police said the shooting appears to be “targeted” and the male suspect may have followed the victim inside the Teriyaki Madness restaurant before shooting and killing him. The 40-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene.

An employee, a 48-year-old woman, was also shot. Police said she was taken to the hospital with critical injuries.

There were no customers in the restaurant at the time of the shooting.

The company released the following statement Wednesday morning:

We are deeply saddened to hear of the tragic incident that took place last night. Our thoughts are with the victim’s family and the injured as she recovers. The franchisee who owns and operates the restaurant is working with authorities on this matter.

Statement from Teriyaki Madness

The suspect, who is described as a thin Black adult man, was wearing a dark sweatshirt, shorts, and a black baseball hat.

Anyone with information is urged to contact police or CrimeStoppers at (702) 385-5555.

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