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Police search for gunman after shooting in NE Las Vegas

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Metro at the scene of a shooting near Eastern and Washington Avenues on Sept. 21, 2017. (Luis Marquez/FOX5) Metro at the scene of a shooting near Eastern and Washington Avenues on Sept. 21, 2017. (Luis Marquez/FOX5)
LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -

Las Vegas police are investigating an incident Thursday stemming from an overnight shooting in the northeast part of town.  

Metro responded to reports of a shooting call in the 800 block of N. 24th St., near Washington and Eastern Avenues at about 11:15 p.m. Wednesday.

Officers said a 22-year-old man was found shot in the leg at that location with the gunman on the run.

The victim was expected to survive the shooting, according to police, but no information was given as to what started the incident.

Authorities did not immediately disclose a suspect description from the scene.

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