Man shot, killed outside Las Vegas home

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By Ryan Lowery

Las Vegas Police are investigating the city’s second homicide in just over four weeks.

According to LVPD, 48-year-old Leroy “Smurf” Lucero, of Las Vegas, was shot and killed around 11:30 p.m on Monday, July 22. Lucero was pronounced dead at the scene in the early morning hours of July 23, police said.

LVPD Investigator Caleb Marquez told the Optic Lucero died from multiple gunshot wounds while outside a residence in the 200 block of San Miguel Street, near North Gonzales Street, on the city’s west side.

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