LAS VEGAS -- Metro police received several calls on November 5, 2012 around 9:22 p.m. reporting multiple gunshots heard in an apartment complex located in the 5000 block of Madre Mesa Drive.
Arriving patrol officers located an adult male on the ground within the complex suffering from apparent multiple gunshot wounds. The man was pronounced deceased at the scene by responding medical personnel.
Homicide detectives responded to the scene. During the preliminary investigation, an individual was identified as a person of interest in this incident.
This person was contacted and interviewed at the scene. It was determined the deceased individual and the person of interest were involved in a verbal altercation just prior to the shooting.
The facts of the case will be submitted to the Clark County District Attorney’s Office for consideration of charges at the completion of the investigation.
The identity of the deceased individual and the cause and manner of death will be released by the Clark County Coroner’s Office.
Anyone with any information about this incident is urged to contact the LVMPD Homicide Section at 828-3521 or to remain anonymous contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 385-5555 or on the internet at www.crimestoppersofnv.com