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Gunman on scooter opens fire in Vegas parking lot

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Police responded to a neighborhood east of the Las Vegas Strip Tuesday when a gunman on a scooter opened fire in a parking lot.

Las Vegas Metro police confirmed the shooting just after 2 p.m. in the 3800 block of Maryland Parkway.

Police said the gunman opened fire in a parking lot, striking one victim in the leg. Multiple shots were heard, according to Metro.

An early report said that Orr Middle School was placed on lockdown, but officials with Clark County School District said just before 3 p.m. that there was no lockdown at the school.

Police described the suspect's vehicle as a black or dark-colored scooter/moped with a basket. Police also said the suspect was wearing a black or dark-colored helmet.

Stay tuned to FOX5 for the latest on this developing story.

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