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Police respond to shooting call near Las Vegas Boulevard, Pecos

Posted at 10:47 AM, Jul 12, 2021
and last updated 2021-07-12 14:08:40-04

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — Las Vegas police are investigating an illegal shooting situation in the north part of town Monday morning.

Officers responded to the 2900 block of Clifford Street at about 8:20 a.m., near Pecos Road and Las Vegas Boulevard North.

Police say initially a male was taken into custody with another person believed to still be inside an apartment.

However, the situation was able to be cleared just after 10:30 a .m. with officers making contact with the person involved and saying no arrests were made.

Occupants in the building, who were evacuated earlier, were also allowed to return.

Police did not immediately release what started the shooting call originally.