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LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -- North Las Vegas police were investigating a shooting that left a woman dead and a man in critical condition on Sunday.

About 3:23 a.m. on Jan. 10, officers were called to the 3100 block of N. Pecos Road, near Cheyenne Avenue. Officers found two people with gunshot wounds, a 37-year-old man and a 47-year-old woman.

Both victims were taken to University Medical Center where the woman died and the man remains in critical condition. 

North Las Vegas police said while they don't believe the shooting to be random, they have no suspect or arrest information as of Sunday afternoon.

This is the second homicide for NLVPD in 2021.

Anyone with information is asked to call the North Las Vegas Police Department at (702) 633-9111 or Crime Stoppers at (702) 385-5555 to submit an anonymous tip.

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