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Shooting investigation closes Owens Avenue

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Crime scene tape blocks part of Owens Avenue after a shooting in Sept. 5, 2013. (Justin Grant/FOX5) Crime scene tape blocks part of Owens Avenue after a shooting in Sept. 5, 2013. (Justin Grant/FOX5)
LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -

Lockdowns at three schools in northeast Las Vegas were lifted Thursday amid an investigation of a shooting.

According to Las Vegas Metro police, calls of the shooting came in about 1 p.m. in the 4900 block of East Owens Avenue.

Police said one person sustained gunshot wounds and was self-transported to a local hospital. Police also noted several vehicles parked at the scene were hit by gunfire.

Metro police could not disclose whether a suspect was in custody.

Police said traffic was closed on Owens between Nellis Boulevard and Marion Drive.

Metro did not specify which schools were affected by lockdowns.

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

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