Metro investigating shooting of man found dead on sidewalk

Wed, Nov 18, 2020 (12:17 p.m.)

Metro Police say they don’t have any suspects in the death of a man found on a sidewalk over the weekend with a gunshot wound.

Metro dispatch was alerted about 7 a.m. Saturday to an unresponsive man on the sidewalk near the 2300 block of Lexington Street, in the area of Carey Avenue and Martin Luther King Boulevard, police said.

Officers located the man, who was declared dead at the scene, police said. Detectives have not identified any suspects or motive, police said.

The Clark County Coroner’s Office will release the man’s name.

Anyone with any information should contact Metro at 702-828-3521 or by email at [email protected]. To remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555 or online at

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