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Man shot, detective hurt in Las Vegas altercation

A Las Vegas police detective shot a man during an altercaton late Friday night.

Police said the detective, following up on an investigation, stopped a car in a shopping center on Rancho Drive near Charleston Boulevard.

Shots were fired, and the man was taken to University Medical Center. His condition is unknown.

One of the detectives was injured in the altercation but wasn’t shot.

The extent of his injuries is unknown, but it’s not believed to be life-threatening.

Part of Charleston was shut down Friday night because of the incident.

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