1 dead after 3 shot near Nellis Air Force Base

Published: Nov. 24, 2022 at 6:54 PM PST|Updated: Nov. 25, 2022 at 6:58 AM PST
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LAS VEGAS, Nev. (FOX5) - One person is dead after a triple shooting near Nellis Air Force Base Thursday night.

Las Vegas Metropolitan Police said they responded to multiple 911 calls regarding a man who had been shot and laying on the ground near Nellis and Las Vegas boulevards just after 5:30 p.m. Nov. 24. Police found an 18- or 19-year-old man on the ground with multiple gunshot wounds.

The man was taken to the hospital, where he later died.

During the investigation, police found two more gunshot wound victims, both female teens, who are expected to survive. LVMPD said they believe the shooter knew all three victims and shot at them after an argument in the parking lot of a fast food restaurant.

The suspect had not been arrested as of Thursday night. Anyone with information is asked to call police.