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Man shot to death outside apartment; six suspects arrested

Updated Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012 | 8:22 p.m.

Pinewood Apartments

Metro Police arrested six people involved in a shooting and killing a man early Wednesday outside the Pinewood Apartments, east of the Las Vegas Strip, Metro Police said.

Dispatchers received multiple calls reporting gunfire about 12:40 a.m., police said.

The victim was seen running away on Swenson Street, near Twain Avenue, then collapsed in a nearby parking lot, police said. He suffered multiple gunshot wounds and was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.

Police said a preliminary investigation revealed that a group of men and women were arguing and seen running away from the area.

Police arrested Michael White, 32, on charges of murder with a deadly weapon and accessory to murder with a deadly weapon. They also arrested 33-year-old Ivory Davis, 24-year-old Ricknisha Herrington, 23-year-old Diamond Bevans and 25-year-old Denise Rainer on charges of accessory to murder with a deadly weapon. Derrick Beasley, 26, was arrested and charged with accessory to a crime.

All six were booked at the Clark County Detention Center.

No further information about the victim was available.

Anyone with information about the crime is asked to contact Metro's homicide section at 702-828-3521, or to remain anonymous, Crime Stoppers, 702-385-5555.

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