Clark County Coroner's Office

LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -- The man who was found late Friday near Flamingo Road and Hazelcrest Drive died of a gunshot wound to the chest, the Clark County Coroner's Office said Monday.

Thomas Vonbehren, 58, was pronounced dead about 4 a.m. Saturday, the coroner's office said. His death has been ruled a homicide.

Just before 9 p.m. Friday, the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department received reports of someone being shot near Flamingo and U.S. 95. Upon arrival, officers found Vonbehren deceased from unknown injuries. 

Las Vegas police said the case was investigated as self-defense and no arrests would be made in the man's death. 

Las Vegas police investigate after body found near Flamingo, 95

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