UPDATE: Coroner identifies man shot to death in northeast area

LAS VEGAS -- The Clark County Coroner's officer has identified the man shot to death Saturday night as 25-year-old  Eric Rodriguez Ruis.

Metro Police say he was shot around 8:30 p.m. in the 6900 block of Appleton, near Carey and Hollywood. When police arrived, they found Ruis with multiple gunshot wounds. He was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

According to detectives, the preliminary investigation shows there was an argument between several people in the area where the victim was found.

Police say they do not yet have a motive or suspect in the investigation.

Police are urging anyone who may know something about the crime to call Crimestoppers at (702) 385-5555.


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