Police investigating slaying outside brewpub

Police investigating slaying outside brewpub

CREATED Mar. 31, 2011

Update: The victim has been identified as 22-year-old Michael Portaro.

LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Police are investigating the slaying of a man in his 20s who was found shot dead outside a brewpub in northwest Las Vegas.

Las Vegas police Lt. Lewis Roberts says the body was found about 11:30 p.m. Wednesday outside the Tenaya Creek Brewery.

That's on North Tenaya Way near Cheyenne Avenue. It's across the street from MountainView Hospital.

Lt. Barb Schmidt told the Las Vegas Sun the body was covered in blood and had multiple gunshot wounds.

Roberts says investigators didn't immediately locate any witnesses.