Coroner ID’s man fatally shot during argument

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The Clark County Coroner’s Office has identified the man shot and killed Monday near the intersection of Lake Mead and Civic Center Drive.  The coroner said 18-year-old Kwavontia Thomas was the victim. 

North Las Vegas police say the shooting death of Thomas wasn’t a random act of violence.

Police say a preliminary investigation indicates he was shot Monday during an argument with a suspect who fled before officers responded to the scene.

According to police, detectives are still trying to determine a motive for the shooting.

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