Suspected intruder shot to death near Sahara and Sandhill

LAS VEGAS - Metro Police are investigating a shooting early Thursday morning that left one person dead.

Police said the incident happened before 1 a.m. at the Arcadia Palms Apartments near Sahara Avenue and Sandhill Road, after receiving reports of a home invasion.

Metro Police said a man who lives at the apartment complex told officers he shot a man after he tried to break into his apartment. They found damage on the door along with a footprint.

Detectives said they found a man dead at the scene and the incident is under investigation.

The homeowner has been detained for questioning.


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