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Man fatally shot during southeast valley verbal altercation

Updated February 4, 2023 - 9:57 pm

A man was fatally shot in southeast Las Vegas Valley early Saturday.

At around 1:30 a.m., police responded to the 4200 block of South Nellis Boulevard and found a man with a gunshot wound. He was taken to Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center where he died, according to the Metropolitan Police Department.

Police said the man was in a verbal altercation with another person who pulled out a firearm and shot the victim.

Anyone with information can call 702-828-3521 or email homicide@lvmpd.com. To remain anonymous, call 702-385-5555 or go to crimestoppersofnv.com.

No further information was available.

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

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