Woman found shot to death near Torrey Pines & Flamingo


A woman was found shot to death on the west side of the valley Thursday afternoon.

The shooting was reported shortly before 2 p.m. in the 4200 block of Ridgeview Drive near West Flamingo and South Torrey Pines.

A caller told police that a woman entered the house and was shot by a man who fled the scene.

"They must have reason to believe the suspect lives in the are or went to a house in the area," Officer Laura Meltzer of the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department told News 3.

Police have set up a containment effort in the area.

Homicide detectives are responding to the scene, Meltzer said, adding there are some indications the victim may have known the suspect.

Please check back for updates to this developing story.

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