Officers investigate the scene of a lethal shooting.( Gai Phanalasy/FOX5 ). LAS VEGAS( FOX5)-. One guy was eliminated and another was injured in a shooting in the west valley Tuesday, according to Las Vegas Metropolitan Authorities. Officers reacted to the 3600 block of Starbright Lane, near Twain Avenue and Durango Drive at 6:30 p.m. after a neighbor called 9-1-1 and reported hearing five to six shots fired next door, inning accordance with Lt. Grant Rogers.
On arrival, officers situated 2 men experiencing gunshot injuries. One was shot in the stomach and the other in the shoulder. Police stated it appeared they were contended close quarters.
Both victims were transferred to UMC Trauma where one later passed away, police said. The victims at first refused to make a declaration to officers, Lt. Rogers said.
Police think there was a conflict with an acquaintance of the victims regarding loan or residential or commercial property beyond the house prior to the shooting.
Authorities said the suspect or suspects were not in custody as of Tuesday night.
The incident does not appear to be random, police said.
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