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Deadly shooting at North Las Vegas apartment complex well known to police

Posted at 6:48 AM, May 15, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-16 12:32:46-04

Police say a 24-year-old man was shot at an apartment complex in the 3300 block of Civic Center Drive near Cheyenne Avenue around 11:30 p.m. Monday.

He died at University Medical Center. The preliminary investigation indicates the man was walking through an apartment complex parking lot when another man pulled a gun out and shot him. 

Police are no strangers to the apartment complex named Cheyenne Condos. According to a report by 13 Action News Chief Investigator Darcy Spears, police responded to the complex 456 times last year alone. That's about 1 to 2 calls per day.

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Police are still looking for the person who killed the young man last night. Police have not revealed a possible motive.


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

Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555.