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Police seek help locating suspect in northeast valley shooting

A trail of blood that led from an AutoZone parking lot to an empty hotel room has Las Vegas police asking for help.

Police arrived at the automotive parts store near Nellis Boulevard and Las Vegas Boulevard North shortly after 5:30 p.m. Thursday.

They found a man bleeding from multiple gunshot wounds. The wounded man was transported to to the University Medical Center trauma unit, where he underwent surgery and is listed in stable condition.

Police located a blood trail in the store parking lot and followed it to the Stay Suites of America, but that is where the clues seemed to end. Police had no suspect as of Friday afternoon.

Anyone with information about the shooting should contact Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department or CrimeStoppers at 702-385-5555.

Contact Ben Frederickson at bfrederickson@reviewjournal.com or 702-224-5512.

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