Suspect on the run after deadly shooting

LAS VEGAS - Metro Police are investigating a shooting that left one man dead and another critically injured.

The shooting happened at 10 p.m. on the 1100 block of East Desert Inn and Maryland Parkway, near Sunrise Hospital.

When police arrived, they found a 25-year-old man dead in a pickup truck, in a parking lot. Another man, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds, was found outside the truck. He was rushed to the hospital where he remains in critical condition.

Police say 15 to 20 gunshots were fired in what they believe is a drug-related robbery. The victims and suspect were talking prior to the gunfire. 

The suspect ran away from the scene. He's described as a black male with short dread lock style hair. He was wearing a dark hoodie, jeans, and a baseball cap.

The investigation is ongoing. If you have any information, call Crime Stoppers at (702) 385-5555.

 

 


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