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June 27, 2017

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Man on bicycle in east valley shot and killed; assailant unknown

A man riding a bicycle was shot and killed early Saturday in the east valley.

According to Metro Police:

Officers responded about 4:20 a.m. to the 4800 block of East Owens Avenue, near North Nellis Boulevard, where they found the man lying in a parking lot suffering from apparent gun wounds. They learned a “newer model” black pickup truck had pulled up, and someone had fired several rounds at the man.

The man stumbled into a parking lot, where he collapsed. He was taken to University Medical Center, where he later died.

No one has been arrested. This is the seventh homicide investigated by Metro Police in 2016. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Metro Police Homicide Section at 702-828-3521 or homicide@lvmpd.com. To remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers by at 702-385-5555 or via www.crimestoppersofnv.com, or text CRIMENV plus tip information to 274637 (CRIMES).

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