Man shot near Monte Carlo resort on Las Vegas Strip

Police investigate a shooting Tuesday, November 14, 2017, on the 3700 block of Las Vegas Blvd. South in Las Vegas. (KSNV)

The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department is investigating after a shooting on the Las Vegas Strip.

It was reported around 6:20 a.m. Tuesday in front of the Monte Carlo on the 3700 block of Las Vegas Blvd. South.

Police say one male was shot and was taken to the hospital. The injuries appear nonlife-threatening, according to LVMPD Officer Laura Meltzer.

LVMPD is a seeking a male suspect in this incident. Investigators say the shooting may have been the result of a drug deal gone bad.

News 3 is working to gather more information.

Check back for updates.

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