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Man shot and killed after apparent road rage incident in Las Vegas

Fistfight ends with fatal shooting
Posted at 11:38 PM, Nov 12, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-13 12:55:51-05

Las Vegas police are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred in the 1100 block of East Bonanza Road, near Maryland Parkway. Police are calling this a road rage incident. 

According to detectives, a driver and two pedestrians got into an altercation around 8 p.m. Monday. Police believe the pedestrians may have been jaywalking as they were crossing the street.

Police say the driver parked at the nearby convenience store located at the intersection of Bonanza and Maryland. We're told the driver approached the two men who were inside the store at the time. 

There was a fistfight in the parking lot. 

During the fight, one of the men produced a gun and shot the driver, according to police.

The driver was taken to the hospital where he died. Police are searching for the two jaywalkers. No suspect has been taken into custody.  

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