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Man found shot to death near Lake Mead and H Street identified

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Las Vegas police at the scene of a shooting on Lake Mead Boulevard on March 4, 2017. (Austin Turner/FOX5) Las Vegas police at the scene of a shooting on Lake Mead Boulevard on March 4, 2017. (Austin Turner/FOX5)
LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -

A man found shot to death in the central Las Vegas Valley was identified as a 46-year-old.

The Clark County Coroner's Office identified the person who died on Saturday night as Dionne Sherfield, of Las Vegas. He died of multiple gunshot wounds as a result of a homicide, medical examiners ruled.

According to Las Vegas Metro police, officers responded to a person being shot in the 800 block of West Lake Mead Boulevard, near H Street, at about 8:30 p.m.

Officers said they located a person suffering from multiple gunshot wounds at the location.

Medical personnel transported the victim to a local hospital in critical condition, but authorities said the person passed away as a result of the injuries sustained.

Homicide detectives were called to the scene for the continued investigation.

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