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Police investigating gunshots near Oakey and Arville

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A heavy police presence was reported in a central Las Vegas Valley neighborhood on Tuesday related to gunshots in the area.

According to Las Vegas Metro police, officers responded to the 4100 block of El Cederal Avenue at 2:57 p.m. Police narrowed the gunshots to a resident.

Police said they were investigating whether the reported gunshots were tied to an earlier call that prompted a soft lockdown of nearby Vegas Verdes Elementary School. The school was ultimately not affected. The lockdown was lifted.

Police urged residents near the neighborhood to remain indoors.

Stay with FOX5 and fox5vegas.com for updates.

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