Police release video of deadly shooting in apartment parking lot


Las Vegas Metro Police have released surveillance video that shows the deadly shooting of a man in the parking lot of an east Las Vegas apartment complex.

The shooting happened Sunday around 6:30 p.m. but the victim was not discovered until Monday morning. He was found dead in his vehicle in the 4600 block of East Vegas Valley Drive near Mountain Vista Street.

The video shows a suspect described as a tall, thin black man wearing a light colored jacket and dark pants approach the passenger’s side of the vehicle and fire multiple rounds from a handgun. The suspect left on foot.

The victim had only been parked at the complex for about 10 minutes before the shooting.

Police believe the motive for the shooting was drug related.

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