1 dead, 2 hurt in Las Vegas Strip shooting; Suspect arrested


LAS VEGAS (AP) — A shooting on the Las Vegas Strip has left one person dead and two others injured, authorities said.

Las Vegas Metropolitan Police said the gunman was taken into custody at a hotel. His name hasn’t been released yet.

Police say a group of men in their 20s got into a fight outside of the Hawaiian Marketplace about 3 a.m. and one man began shooting before he fled the scene.

Witnesses said two men tried chasing the suspected gunman with one throwing a rock at the shooter’s head.

But the gunman then turned and fired three more shots that wounded both men.

One of the two was taken to a hospital for treatment of a leg wound.

Police said the suspected gunman was taken to a hospital for treatment of a head injury.


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