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Police: Two people found shot dead near Swap Meet in Las Vegas

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Metro police were investigating two people found shot dead at 2901 W. Washington Ave. Dec. 27, 2017. (Photo: Brad Boyer/ FOX5) Metro police were investigating two people found shot dead at 2901 W. Washington Ave. Dec. 27, 2017. (Photo: Brad Boyer/ FOX5)
LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -

The bodies of two people were found outside of a Swap Meet northwest of downtown Las Vegas Wednesday morning.

Metro police homicide detectives were investigating the shooting-related deaths.

The bodies of an unidentified woman in her 20's and a man in his 60's were found around 7 a.m. in the loading dock area of the Swap Meet at 2901 West Washington Avenue, police said.The Swap Meet is near Lorenzi Park, west of U.S. 95.

Police believe the victims were homeless and lived outside of the swap meet. 

Preliminary details indicate that the shooting may have taken place around 1 a.m. Police said a motive nor suspect(s) have been identified. 

The identities of the deceased will be released by the Clark County Coroner's office.

FOX5 will continue to update this story as the investigation develops. 

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