A SWAT team was called to the scene, hours after a deadly shooting early Wednesday. (Armando Navarro/FOX5)
LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -
A man died after a shooting at an apartment complex located east of the Las Vegas Strip early Wednesday morning.
Las Vegas Metro police reported the shooting outside the Pinewood Apartments, at Swenson Street near Twain Avenue, about 12:40 a.m.
According to Metro, 911 operators were flooded with reports of gunfire in the neighborhood. Police said a group of males and females were arguing prior to the gunshots and were seen fleeing the area after it.
When officers arrived, they found a man in his 30s who had been wounded by gunshots, police said. Police also said several people were seen running from the scene after the shooting.
A Special Weapons and Tactical (SWAT) team was called to the scene at about 6:30 a.m. to assist in the investigation.
Just after 6 p.m. Wednesday, Metro police announced six people have been arrested in connection with the crime. They are:
Michael White, 32. White is charged with accessory to murder with a deadly weapon and murder with a deadly weapon.
Ivory Davis, 33. Davis is charged with accessory to murder with a deadly weapon.
Derrick Beasley, 26. Beasley is charged with accessory to a crime.
Ricknisha Herrington, 24. Herrington is charged with accessory to murder with a deadly weapon.
Diamond Bevans, 23. Bevans is charged with accessory to murder with a deadly weapon.
Denise Rainer, 25. Rainer is charged with accessory to murder with a deadly weapon.
If you have any information, you're urged to call Metro's Homicide Section at (702)-828-3521 or Crime Stoppers at (702)-385-5555.
Stay tuned to FOX5 for the latest on this breaking news.
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