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Police investigate shooting near Stratosphere

Posted at 1:48 PM, Dec 27, 2015

Las Vegas police are investigating a shooting in the 200 block of West Boston Avenue near the Stratosphere.

Officers say they're searching for two suspects.
 
Police said the shooting likely was a part of some kind of burglary in an alleyway across from the 7-Eleven near Las Vegas Boulevard and Sahara Avenue.
 
The male victim was shot twice, once in the ankle and once in the head. The man's injuries were non-life-threatening and he was taken to UMC Trauma.
 
Police say he managed to take the gun from the suspects and get to the 7-Eleven to ask the clerk to call for help. 
 
Police has the gun to work with as evidence. 

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.