LAS VEGAS (KSNV MyNews3) -- An 18-year-old was shot dead and a 14-year-old girl injured late Thursday night in North Las Vegas.
The Clark County coroner identified the victim as 18-year-old Las Vegas resident Tyrell Melton.
The shootings occurred shortly after 11 p.m. on Via Maria, a residential cul-de-sac near West Lone Mountain Road and North Commerce Street, North Las Vegas police reported.
When officers arrived, they found the man on the ground suffering from a gunshot wound. He was unresponsive. The girl was taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Police are investigating suspicions that the shooting stemmed from an argument earlier in the evening. No one has been arrested, but the investigation is ongoing.