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Motorist is victim in Las Vegas drive-by shooting

Updated Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013 | 9:48 a.m.


A motorist was shot this afternoon in an apparent drive-by east of downtown Las Vegas.

Metro Police Lt. Mark Reddon said the victim was traveling north on 28th Street near Stewart Avenue about 4 p.m. when the gunman drove up beside him in a gray car and fired.

A bullet pierced the driver’s side door of the victim and struck him in the leg, Reddon said.

Investigators are attempting to determine if the incident was gang-related. The victim reportedly said he did not recognize the shooter.

The victim's injury is not considered life threatening.

CORRECTION: This version corrects that the shooting was east of downtown Las Vegas. | (December 4, 2013)

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