- Associated Press - Saturday, January 23, 2016

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Las Vegas police are investigating after a man with fatal gunshot wounds was found in a parking lot.

Authorities say officers were called around 4:20 a.m. Saturday to East Owens Avenue and Mary Jane Drive about a report of a body.

Police say a man was found lying in a lot near an apartment complex.

He was transported to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Authorities say the victim was riding a bicycle when a pickup truck pulled up alongside him. Someone in the pickup fired several rounds, hitting him.

Police say the truck fled and the victim collapsed in the parking lot.

Police have not released the victim’s name.

This marks the seventh homicide in Las Vegas so far this year.


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