Shooting Shuts Down Owens Ave. Near Nellis

LAS VEGAS -- Metro Police are investigating a shooting that happened near Owens Avenue and Marion Drive.

One person was hit, but the injuries were not life threatening, officers said. Police say the victim actually called them to say that he was driving himself to University Medical Center.

According to police, they started getting calls about gunfire in the area at around 1 p.m. Thursday.

Several vehicles near the shooting were hit by bullets. Police have shut down Owens Avenue between Marion Drive and Nellis Boulevard while they investigate.


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