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Maya Santos (LVMPD)

LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -- Las Vegas police arrested a 20-year-old woman on Monday after her roommate was shot and killed.

Las Vegas Metropolitan Police officers responded to the 5000 block of Duneville Street, near Tropicana Avenue, on Aug. 12. There, they found a man suffering from a gunshot wound.  

The Clark County Coroner's office identified the victim as David Roman Tauililli, 19. He was taken to University Medical Center after the shooting, and died three days later.

Through a police investigation, they identified his roommate, 20-year-old Maya Santos, as a suspect in connection with the shooting. 

She was arrested and taken to Clark County Detention Center where she faces a murder charge.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates. 

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