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Man shot to death near Ogden Avenue and 15th Street identified

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Homicide detectives comb an area near 15th Street and Ogden Avenue after a deadly shooting on Oct. 11, 2016. (Armando Navarro/FOX5) Homicide detectives comb an area near 15th Street and Ogden Avenue after a deadly shooting on Oct. 11, 2016. (Armando Navarro/FOX5)
LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -

Medical examiners identified a homicide victim that was shot to death in downtown Las Vegas Tuesday. 

According to the Clark County Coroner's Office, 38-year-old David Teel died in the incident. 

Lt. David Gordon, of Las Vegas Metro police, said the incident was first reported at 6:47 a.m. in the 1500 block of East Ogden Avenue, between Stewart Avenue and Fremont Street. 

Lt. Dan McGrath, of Metro's Homicide Section, elaborated that Teel was walking westbound on Ogden from 17th Street when he was confronted. Police believe Teel was walking alone. Residents in the area heard two to three gunshots.

Officers arrived to find Teel with a gunshot wound to the head and neck area, McGrath said. Teel died at the scene.

McGrath did not have a description of the shooter available. A motive was also not immediately established.

Police stated a brown sedan was seen leaving the area at the time, heading eastbound on Ogden and then later westbound on Fremont.

McGrath mentioned footage from surveillance cameras nearby were being examined.

Police marked this incident as the 131st homicide in their jurisdiction. Police urged anyone with information on the incident to contact Metro's Homicide Section at 702-828-3521 or Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555.

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