POLICE: Man shot woman in back during domestic incident before turning gun on himself


LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Shortly after 1 p.m., officers responded to a domestic-related in the 3500 block of West Torino Avenu, near Pebble Road and Valley View Boulevard. 

Las Vegas police say a man shot at a woman multiple times with a rifle-style firearm as she was fleeing the home in a vehicle. The woman was shot in the back and sustained serious but non-life-threatening injuries. She was transported to a local area hospital for treatment. 

The man then shot himself and was pronounced dead on the scene. 

West Torino Avenue will be closed between Polaris Avenue and Shuster Street until the investigation concludes.

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