LAS VEGAS - Metro Police are investigating an apparent gang shooting near Sandyfalls and Vegas Valley that resulted in a teen girl dying.
Police say the victim is a 17-year-old girl, who was shot in the head Friday night. The girl was transported to the hospital where she later died.
Authorities say some of the witnesses to the shooting may have gang affiliation. Police originally believed it was a drive-by shooting at a house party. However, they say they are receiving different stories from several witnesses.
Neighbors in the area remain on edge after the shooting. "It's a little disturbing, because my wife is pregnant right now," neighbor Brandon Katon said. "To live in this neighborhood and to know that somebody out your back door possibly got shot, it's unsettling. You have no idea what's going on around you. You think you can be safe, but you never know."