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One Dead, 2 Sought in Apartment Gunfire Near Convention Center

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Police say a man is dead and two possible assailants are sought after an overnight shooting at an apartment complex near the Las Vegas Convention Center.

Officer Larry Hadfield says officers responding a little before 1 a.m. Friday to a report of a disturbance found a man who had been shot several times at the complex off Paradise Road.

Hadfield says witnesses reported seeing two men running away.

No arrests were immediately made.

Hadfield says the wounded man died at Sunrise Hospital & Medical Center.

Police also reported finding marijuana at the scene, but Hadfield says it wasn’t immediately clear if the shooting was drug-related.

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