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January 22, 2018

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Man shot dead near UNLV campus

Man killed

A man was shot dead tonight near UNLV.

Metro Police Lt. Mark Reddon said witnesses called 911 about 8 p.m. to report the sound of gunshots at the 4300 block of Escondido Street, just east of the UNLV campus. When police arrived, they found a man who had apparently been gunned down at the location.

He was rushed to Sunrise Hospital and succumbed to his injuries, Reddon said.

No arrests had been made as of late Tuesday, and no other details about the shooting were available.

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