LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — Las Vegas police say they are investigating a deadly incident in the east part of town where a child was killed Wednesday evening.
Officers were called to the 1300 block of Arlington Street, near Charleston and Nellis boulevards, outside an apartment complex at around 7 p.m.
Police say a 3-year-old boy was shot while with a group of adults, including the child’s mother, as they were walking outside.
The child died at Sunrise Hospital.
DEADLY SHOOTING @LVMPD says a 3-year-old boy was shot, killed while with a group of adults, including the child’s mother, as they were walking outside an apartment complex near Charleston & Nellis.
— Austin Carter (@AustinKTNV) December 17, 2020
Authorities said no immediate arrests were made but the situation remains under investigation.
The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department held a media briefing Wednesday night.