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ShotSpotter technology leads Las Vegas police to deadly shooting near I-15, Washington

Posted at 7:04 AM, Aug 24, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-24 16:40:36-04

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — Police in Las Vegas are investigating a homicide near Washington Avenue and the Interstate 15 after ShotSpotter detected gunfire in the area shortly around 3 a.m. Monday.

When officers arrived on the scene they found a man with gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead on the scene.

His death will be released by the coroner's office.

For much of the morning, H Street was closed from Bonanza Road to McWilliams Avenue as officers investigated.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact the LVMPD Homicide Section at 702-828-3521 or at homicide@lvmpd.com.

To remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 702-385-5555.

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