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Man dead after being shot in North Las Vegas

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Posted at 11:40 AM, Aug 25, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-25 15:28:15-04

A man was shot to death overnight in North Las Vegas.

It happened around 2 a.m. in the 2500 block of Glory View Lane near West Carey Avenue and Simmons Street. Police say that they received several calls about a shooting a traffic collision.

Upon arrival, they discovered that a 37-year-old man had been shot while driving, causing him to crash into a parked car.

The victim was transported to UMC Trauma where he later died.

At this time no one has been arrested. North Las Vegas police do not believe that it was a random shooting.

A suspect description was not released.

The Clark County coroner will release the dead man's name after relatives have been notified.