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Police seek suspects in early morning slaying in northeast Las Vegas

Updated May 10, 2021 - 2:09 pm

A man was shot and killed early Wednesday in northeast Las Vegas, police said.

The Metropolitan Police Department said in a statement Wednesday afternoon that they received a call around 12:41 a.m. reporting that a man had been shot in front of an apartment complex on the 3500 block of East Lake Mead Boulevard. Police said an officer with the North Las Vegas Police Department was also in the area and heard the shots.

The North Las Vegas officer found a man lying in the road with a gunshot wound, police said. He died at the scene.

The man will be identified by the Clark County coroner’s office.

Police had not identified a suspect or a motive as of Wednesday afternoon.

Anyone with information can contact Metro at 702-828-3521 or, to remain anonymous, Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555.

Contact Sabrina Schnur at sschnur@reviewjournal.com or 702-383-0278. Follow @sabrina_schnur on Twitter. Review-Journal staff writers Katelyn Newberg and Alexis Ford contributed to this report.

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