Police investigating deadly shooting at Lamb and Owens, 19-yo victim identified


A man is dead following a shooting in northeast Las Vegas, according to police.

The shooting happened around 3:10 p.m. at Lamb Boulevard and Owens Avenue. 

When officers arrived at the scene, the 19-year-old victim was already dead, according to the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department.

The Clark County Coroners Office identified Gustavo Carcamo from Las Vegas with the cause of death being a gunshot wound of the chest, the manner is a homicide.

Police say Carmamo and a 50-year-old man got into an altercation after the man pulled up in a car and started chatting with the victim’s girlfriend. A gun, possibly the victims, went off killing Carcamo at the scene.

The suspect is in custody, but no charges have been filed yet. 

8 News NOW will have updates on this developing story. 

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