Police investigating fatal shooting on Doolittle Avenue

Police investigating fatal shooting on Doolittle Avenue

By Krista Hostetler. CREATED Sep 1, 2012

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department is investigating a a fatal shooting.

It happened around 9:15 p.m. Friday on the 900 block of Doolittle Avenue, near Martin Luther King and Lake Mead Boulevards.

When officers arrived, they located a man suffering from what appeared to be a gunshot wound.

The victim was transported to University Medical Center Trauma where he was pronounced dead by medical personnel.

No arrests have been made in connection with this homicide and the investigation is ongoing.

The victim's identity and cause of death will be released at a later time by the Clark County Coroner's Office.

Anyone with information regarding this case is urged to call the LVMPD Homicide Section at (702) 828-3521 or call Crime Stoppers at (702) 385-5555.

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