LAS VEGAS (KGTV) - A man was shot in front of the Monte Carlo Resort and Casino in Las Vegas Tuesday morning in a possible drug deal gone bad.
According to 10News' sister station in Las Vegas, KTNV, a shooting was reported just before 7 a.m. in front of the hotel-casino on Las Vegas Boulevard.
KTNV, citing information from Las Vegas police, reported one man was taken to the hospital with injuries of unknown severity.
Lots of officers with @LVMPD investigating a situation on Las Vegas Blvd. near the Monte Carlo. #GMLV pic.twitter.com/s5JciQq9uK— Yasmeen Hassan (@YasmeenTV) November 14, 2017
Lots of officers with @LVMPD investigating a situation on Las Vegas Blvd. near the Monte Carlo. #GMLV pic.twitter.com/s5JciQq9uK
The suspected shooter is still on the loose, police said. A description of the gunman was not immediately available.
The Las Vegas Review-Journal reported that the shooting may have stemmed from an altercation during a possible drug deal.
No other injuries were immediately reported.