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.
#BREAKING: Metro is on-scene of a deadly shooting in the south valley (near Dean Martin & Blue Diamond).@LVMPD tells us a man shot a woman with a rifle as she was trying to leave the home. He then turned the gun on himself. The man died, the woman is expected to survive. #8NN pic.twitter.com/ktHjfKtWiG— Darlene Melendez (@DarleneMelendez) June 8, 2019
West Torino Avenue will be closed between Polaris Avenue and Shuster Street until the investigation concludes.