A man was found dead in a parking lot near Nellis Boulevard and Bonanza Road early Friday morning, according to Las Vegas police.
Police responded to a call at 12:45 a.m. in the 5200 block of Walnut Avenue. Someone called 911 after thinking that they heard gunfire and saw a man lying in the parking lot of the apartment complex, police spokesman Bill Cassell said.
When the police arrived, they found a black male, 49, suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
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