LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -- A man was found dead in a car in the east Las Vegas Valley on Sunday. 

About 2:45 p.m. on Oct. 13, police were called to 3050 S. Nellis Boulevard, near Vegas Valley Drive, to an injured man in a car. Officers discovered a man with multiple gunshot wounds. He was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The car was parked inside the apartment complex's parking lot, police said.

Las Vegas police said the victim was sitting in the driver's seat when he was shot by an unknown passenger. The incident appears to be narcotics related, according to a release.

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The victim will be identified by the Clark County Coroner's Office, along with the cause and manner of death.

Anyone with any information about this incident is urged to contact the LVMPD Homicide Section by phone at 702-828-3521, or by email at homicide@lvmpd.com. To remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 702-385-5555, or on the internet at www.crimestoppersofnv.com.

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