Man's Body Found in Vehicle in Sun Valley

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SUN VALLEY, Nev. -- Washoe County Sheriff's Deputies are now looking for the person who was seen on a motorcycle in the area where a man was found shot Monday night.

Around 3 p.m. Monday, a man was found dead in a red pickup truck near Wewoka Way & Leon between 6th and 7th Avenues. His cause of death isn't know as this time but investigators say he did have multiple gunshot wounds. The victim's identity isn't being released.

Investigators say they found bullet casings outside the truck, and a gun near the victim's body. Into the evening, deputies went house-to-house on the street, searching for a suspect.

Authorities now say there was a yellow Suzuki GSR 750 motorcycle seen in the area shortly after the shooting. That bike was found ditched nearby. If you know the owner of the motorcycle, or have information about this shooting, contact police.