Police investigating teenager found dead at home

A 17-year-old was found dead in a home near Vegas Drive and Simmons Street on Friday afternoon.

Christopher Richard, a Las Vegas resident, was found by Las Vegas police inside a house in the 1900 block of Manhattan Drive.
After medical personnel pronounced him deceased, homicide detectives conducted a preliminary investigation and discovered a gunshot wound.

No other information about the shooting was available Saturday night.

Anyone with information about this incident can contact the homicide section at 702-828-3521. To remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555 or www.crimestoppersofnv.com

Contact reporter Annalise Porter at aporter@reviewjournal.com or 702-383-0264.