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Husband and wife dead, man critically hurt in shooting

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Updated: 3/31/2013 4:18 pm
LAS VEGAS (KSNV -- A husband and wife are dead and another man is in critical condition after a Friday night domestic shooting in the southwest part of the valley.

The man who survived jumped from a second story balcony during the shooting.

Metro said the shooting happened at an apartment in the 8000 block of West Russell Road near Buffalo. The investigation shows that a man came home to find his wife and the another male inside the apartment. The suspect fired several gunshots and hit the victim as he jumped. The man survived and was transported to UMC Trauma where he underwent surgery. Metro said he is expected to survive.

SWAT officers responded to the scene and made entry to discover a deceased woman and a deceased adult man with what appeared to a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
The identity of the victims as well as the cause and manner of death will be released by the Clark County coroner's office.

The incident remains under investigation. Anyone with information is urged to contact the LVMPD homicide section at (702) 828-3521 or to remain anonymous contact Crime Stoppers at (702) 385-5555 or



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