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Police seeking suspect in jewelry store shootout

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Police were looking for a man believed to have been an accomplice in the robbery of a jewelry store. (LVMPD) Police were looking for a man believed to have been an accomplice in the robbery of a jewelry store. (LVMPD)
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Las Vegas Metro police released photos of a man who was involved in a jewelry store hold-up that led to an employee opening fire.

According to police, Huntington Jewelers located in the 7300 block of W. Sahara Avenue was held up just before 5 p.m. on Jan. 24.

Police said a suspect fired a gun during the robbery and an employee returned fire.

Antwjan McClelland was identified as the suspect who exchanged fire with the worker, according to police. Police said he sustained a gunshot wound to his arm.

On Thursday, police released security video images of a possible accomplice in the crime.

He was described as a black man, 20-25 years old, 5'9", 150-165 pounds and clean shaven. He was last seen wearing a light-colored baseball cap with a dark brim, dark-hooded sweatshirt, black gloves, gray sweatpants, blue under pants and white shoes with black shoe strings.

Police urge anyone with information on the incident to call Metro's Robbery Section at 702-828-3591 or Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555.

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