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July 23, 2014

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Coroner identifies woman shot to death at apartment

A woman killed in a Saturday night shooting has been identified by the Clark County Coroner’s Office as Nicole Nick, 29, of Las Vegas.

Nick died of a gunshot wound to the chest, the Coroner’s Office said.

Metro Police identified Robert Brown Jr., 42, of Las Vegas as a person of interest in the shooting.

Police received reports of the shooting about 10:15 p.m. at the Canyon Points apartment complex, 5421 E. Harmon Avenue. Police arrived to find Nick dead, a second woman suffering from a gunshot wound and a child, who was not injured.

The injured woman was taken to Sunrise Hospital in serious condition.

Homicide detectives believe the shooting was the result of a domestic dispute, police said. Brown had been dating Nick, police said.

Brown was described as white, 5 feet 8 inches tall, 170 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes. Police believe he is driving a red, 2006 Nissan Pathfinder with a Nevada license plate that reads “ARIYL.”

Metro Police ask anyone with information about the shooting to call the Metro Police homicide unit at (702) 828-3521 or, to remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at (702) 385-5555 or at crimestoppersofnv.com.

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  1. Are there any available statistics on shootings in North Vegas and Vegas proper this year? It seems like they're tallying up really fast.