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Suspect arrested in Paradise Spa Apartments shooting

Suspect arrested in Paradise Spa Apartments shooting

By Joyce Lupiani. CREATED Nov 23, 2011

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department responded to a 'shots fired' call at the Paradise Spa Apartments on Las Vegas Boulevard South at approximately midnight Oct. 30th.

Upon arrival, they located an adult Hispanic male who had been shot. The victim was transported to Sunrise Hospital & Medical Center.

On Nov. 17, the victim died from the injuries he received during the shooting.

On Nov. 22, Homicide detectives arrested 33-year-old Ricardo Robles-Nieves. He was booked into Clark County Detention Center.

The identity of the victim is being withheld pending notification of next of kin and autopsy by the Clark County Coroner's Office.

Anyone with information is urged to call the LVMPD Homicide Section at 702-828-3521 or, to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555 or visit www.crimestoppersofnv.com. Tips directly leading to an arrest or an indictment processed through Crime Stoppers may result in a cash reward.

Joyce Lupiani

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Joyce Lupiani is the managing editor for PositivelyLV.com and contributes to KTNV.com and NowTrending.com.