Boyfriend Sought in Fatal Shooting of Woman’s Ex in Southeast Valley Incident

Las Vegas, Nevada – Authorities in Las Vegas are currently investigating a tragic incident that occurred in the southeast valley on Monday evening. The police have reported that a woman’s current boyfriend is suspected of fatally shooting her ex-boyfriend following a heated argument that escalated into violence.

According to Lieutenant Jason Johansson from the Metropolitan Police Department, the incident took place at around 7:07 p.m. in an apartment near Boulder Highway and Desert Inn Road. The altercation turned deadly when the current boyfriend allegedly drew a firearm and shot the ex-boyfriend. The suspect fled the scene in an unidentified vehicle before law enforcement arrived.

It was revealed that the victim, a man in his 30s, and the woman had an arrangement where the ex-boyfriend would occasionally visit to care for their child. Tragically, the ex-boyfriend succumbed to his injuries after being taken to Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center. Fortunately, a child present in the apartment at the time of the shooting was unharmed.

The authorities are urging anyone with information about the incident to come forward and assist with the ongoing investigation. Those wishing to provide tips anonymously can contact Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555 or visit their website at The Metro Homicide Section can also be reached at 702-828-3521 for anyone with relevant information.

Lt. Johansson emphasized the importance of cooperation from the public in resolving this tragic case. The incident serves as a stark reminder of the devastating consequences that can result from domestic disputes turned violent. Authorities are working diligently to ensure justice is served for the victim and his loved ones affected by this senseless act of violence.