LAS VEGAS, NEVADA — Law enforcement authorities are currently on a manhunt for an individual believed to be responsible for the shooting of two men amidst a dispute in the vicinity of the Las Vegas Strip.
On the evening of Saturday, May 20, at approximately 9:52 p.m., local law enforcement received a distress call about a shooting incident near the junction of Las Vegas Boulevard and Spring Mountain Road.
Upon arrival at the scene, the police discovered one of the victims, apparently wounded by gunfire. This man was promptly transported to UMC Trauma for medical attention.
Simultaneously, another man, also seemingly suffering from a gunshot wound, sought medical help independently upon making contact with the police.
Preliminary investigation from the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department (LVMPD) indicates that an altercation escalated when the person of interest produced a firearm, shot the two men, and made a hasty exit from the location.
The wanted individual is described as a male, last sighted donning a teal-colored shirt.
The LVMPD is appealing to the public for any information regarding this case and requests individuals to get in touch with the Convention Center Patrol Detectives at 702-828-3204. Those who wish to provide information while preserving their anonymity can reach out to Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555.