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Teen shot after confrontation in northwest Las Vegas

Posted at 3:13 PM, Aug 14, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-14 21:16:57-04

A male teen was shot after a confrontation with several people Sunday afternoon.

Police said the shooting occurred around 1:23 p.m. in the 7600 block of Tender Tassels Street, near Fort Apache and Farm roads. The teen received a single gunshot wound to the lower body.

The teen was transported to University Medical Center. His injury is considered non-life threatening.

The suspected shooter remains at large. The investigation is ongoing.

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