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Dice game leads to deadly shooting

LAS VEGAS – Police in Las Vegas say a man is dead and his killer is sought after an argument over a gambling game in a second-floor staircase turned deadly at a weekly rental motel in southeast Las Vegas.

The shooting happened at around 10:36 p.m. at the Suites Hotel located in the 4800 block of Boulder Highway.

Officers said the man, whose identity wasn't released, was shot multiple times. The victim was transported to Sunrise Hospital, where he died.

Police say a group of people were playing a dice game shortly before the shooting occurred. Metro says it is trying to determine if the victim's wife knew the shooter or any others involved.

Police have not yet made any arrests. Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 385-5555.