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Las Vegas Metro Police are investigating a shooting near a 7-Eleven that has left one man dead and another critically injured..

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fighting for his life tonight.. after a shootout between the two. thanks for joining us. i'm denise valdez. ((dave courvoisier)) >> and i'm dave courvoisier. it all started at around 7-30 this morning at a shopping center on eastern and sunset. that's where 8 news now reporter karen castro joins us live with more on how the deadly shooting lead police to multiple crime scenes. karen? ((karen castro)) police say the shootout happend in this area, very close to several businesses. in fact may of them were getting ready to open for the day. one suspect died on scene. meanwhile, the other injured suspect was able to drive himself down the street to a gas station where police caught up with him. ((karen castro)) police officers flood this shopping center near eartern and sunset where investigator says an argument betwwen two men lead to a shootout. bothe men were hit. ((patty linson - frequents the shopping center: so walking in the first thing i did was ask an officer what happened and he communicated that two people were shot )) ((karen castro)) police are not sure why the two men met at this location but believe it's related to criminal activity. (( patty linson - frequents the shopping center: well right now, i'm not surprised. i think that this is something that's going to continue to grow )) ((karen castro)) the driver of this dark-colored jetta did not make it. police are only identifying him as a black man in his 40's. meanwhile, the second suspect, also a black man but in his 20's, drove himself a mile east on sunset... and ended up at this sinclair gas station on pecos... where he asked for help. ((lt. dan mcgrath - metro pd: he told the arriving officers he was a victim of a robbery but based on what we have here doesn't, it doesn't look like he's a victim, and innocent victim )) ((karen castro)) police taped off the gas station as they focused most of their investigation around the suspect's silver honda sedan. (( montiesse howell - knows the gas station workers: i frequent the store. they're really nice people all i know is that i asked the officer if they were ok and they said they were ok )) police also recovered a gun in between both crime scenes in a bush at suset park they believe it belongs to the surviving suspect who is in bad shape at tsunrise hospital. ((karen castro)) ((patty linson - frequents the shopping center: this is pretty much the way it is this is the new normal and it's unfortunate )) ((karen castro)) police set up a perimeter around pecos and sunset because a few blocks away, there was a hit a and run crash around the same time. but police later determined the collision was not related to the deadly shootout. reporting live, karen castro, 8 news now. ((dave courvoisier)) >>> tens of thousands of



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