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Shooting in western Las Vegas parking lot leaves 1 injured

Updated October 26, 2020 - 9:39 pm

Police are investigating a shooting that left a person injured in western Las Vegas on Monday night.

Metropolitan Police Department Lt. Brian Boxler said officers were called to Desert Inn and Fort Apache roads around 7:11 p.m. in response to reports of gunfire in a parking lot. Officers found “evidence of a shooting,” he said.

Around the same time, a gunshot victim drove to a local hospital, where police were called.

“At this time, it appears the victim who self transported is related to the shooting,” Boxler said.

No other information was immediately available.

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