Police: Suspect arrested in North Las Vegas fatal shooting
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Police say they’ve arrested a suspect in a fatal shooting this weekend in North Las Vegas.
They say 25-year-old Mauricio Miranda now is in custody.
He reportedly was the victim prior to the shooting that occurred about 11:30 p.m. Friday near Pecos Road and Carey Avenue.
North Las Vegas police say officers arrived at the scene and found a 24-year-old man shot in the stomach.
He later died at a hospital.
The man’s name hasn’t been released yet.
Police investigators originally thought the shooting was accidental, but later determined it to be a homicide.