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UPDATE: Police release information about bicycle-riding shooting suspect

Man dies in shooting near Twain, Paradise
Man dies in shooting near Twain, Paradise
Man dies in shooting near Twain, Paradise
Posted at 9:58 PM, Apr 04, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-05 13:28:54-04

UPDATE ON APRIL 5: Police have released more information about a shooting on Tuesday night.

Police say that the victim and the suspect may have been in a physical altercation near the scene of the shooting about 12 hours prior.

Detectives believe that the suspect returned later on a bicycle and shot the victim.

The suspect is a thin Hispanic male between 18 and 22 years old. He was last seen wearing a blue jacket with white sleeves, blue jeans, black cap and sunglasses. He covered his face with a bandana.

The Clark County coroner will release the name of the deceased after relatives have been notified.

This is the 42nd homicide investigated by Las Vegas police so far this year.


A man has died in a shooting Tuesday night.

The shooting was reported around 8:20 p.m. in the 600 block of East Twain Avenue, between Paradise Road and Swenson Street. Police said the man was shot twice by a suspect on a bicycle.

The man was transported to the hospital where he later died of his injuries.

Police said there is surveillance video showing the man who died allegedly involved in a fight Tuesday morning at the same location as the shooting. 

Homicide detectives are investigating. The suspect remains at large.

This is a developing story. Check back to 13 Action News for updates.