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Victim in downtown homicide ID'd, suspect on the run

LAS VEGAS -- The Clark County Coroner's Office has identified the man killed in a shooting in a downtown alley.

Officials with the the coroner's offices said Manuel Niceforo, 35, of Las Vegas died from multiple gunshot wounds.  Metro Police are searching for potential suspects in connection with the homicide that occurred Thursday.

The shooting happened shortly before 8 p.m. in an alley located on 13th Street. According to police, Niceforo was taken to University Medical Center where he died.

Officers served a search warrant Friday morning at a nearby apartment complex. The search lasted several hours. When police entered the apartment, however, they did not find anyone inside.

8 News NOW will have more information as it becomes available.