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Man found fatally shot in east Las Vegas Valley

Updated September 5, 2023 - 6:18 pm

A man was found fatally shot Aug. 30 in the east Las Vegas Valley.

At around 5:45 p.m., officers responded to the 70 block of Parrish Lane, near North Christy Lane and East Charleston Boulevard, after a report of a dead body. Officers found a man suffering from an apparent gunshot wound, according to Metropolitan Police Department Lt. Joshua Houchen.

The Clark County coroner’s office ruled that the man died by suicide.

If you’re thinking about suicide, or are worried about a friend or loved one, help is available 24/7 by calling or texting the Lifeline network at 988. Live chat is available at 988lifeline.org.

Contact David Wilson at dwilson@reviewjournal.com. Follow @davidwilson_RJ on X.

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