59-year-old security guard who died after fight identified

The Clark County coroner’s office has identified the unarmed security guard who died after an altercation early Friday morning.

Donald Harris, 59, of Las Vegas was involved in a fight with Blake Valbracht, 29, in the 800 block of Bridger Avenue near Las Vegas Boulevard around 2 a.m., according to police.

Officers found Harris unresponsive and transported him to Valley Hospital and Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

Valbracht was arrested at the scene and taken to the Clark County Detention Center. He is charged with second degree murder.

Contact reporter Caitlyn Belcher at cbelcher@reviewjournal.com or 702-383-0264.


Comment section guidelines

The below comment section contains thoughts and opinions from users that in no way represent the views of the Las Vegas Review-Journal. This public platform is intended to provide a forum for users of reviewjournal.com to share ideas, express thoughtful opinions and carry the conversation beyond the article. Users must follow the guidelines under our Commenting Policy and are encouraged to use the moderation tools to help maintain civility and keep discussions on topic.

View Comments