PD: Man in critical condition after shooting near Maryland Parkway and Pyle

LAS VEGAS - A man is said to be in critical condition after getting shot near S. Maryland Parkway and E. Pyle Avenue, Metro said.

According to officers, around 1: 45 p.m. Metro received a call about a shooting at 1043 Silver Creek Avenue.  When police arrived at the scene, a man was suffering from a gunshot wound to the leg.

The suspect was found in the area a short time later.  Metro said he said he shot the man in self-defense.

The victim was taken to University Medical Center.  Metro said the man's condition is critical because he loss a lot of blood. 
 


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