- Associated Press - Friday, January 18, 2019

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Authorities say they have arrested a man accused of fatally shooting another man in a Las Vegas neighborhood.

Police said Friday the shooting happened the previous evening after a dispute in front of a home that escalated to a shootout among the victim, a man who was in the same vehicle as him, and several other people.

According to police, no one was injured in the shootout, and it wasn’t until the victim returned to the area again that a man emerged from the house and shot him.

Police say the man arrested in the shooting is 28-year-old Gilberto Barrientos. He faces a count of open murder.

Police have not identified the man who was killed. They say he was pronounced dead after he was taken to University Medical Center.



Sign up for Daily Newsletters

Manage Newsletters

Copyright © 2020 The Washington Times, LLC.

Please read our comment policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide