Man shot in front of Monte Carlo hotel in Las Vegas

Posted at 8:16 AM, Nov 14, 2017
and last updated 2017-11-14 11:32:00-05

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.

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.