Coroner’s office says Daniel Aldape, 46, believed to be homeless and living in the area, died from blunt force head trauma.
The Metropolitan Police Department investigated more homicides in 2016 than in any other year since at least 1990.
The man found dead near downtown had trauma to his head and may have been homeless, Las Vegas police said Thursday.
A prominent Las Vegas lawyer on Wednesday took on the case of Kirstin Lobato, a woman serving a lengthy prison sentence for a killing she claims she did not commit.
Victim Robin Dion McBride, 42, was heard arguing with a group of men in front of his 2221 Exeter Drive apartment before Monday night’s fatal shooting.
Homicide detectives are investigating a body found near downtown early Wednesday morning.
Las Vegas police have named a suspect in the fatal beating of a 64-year-old man on New Year’s Day.
The Clark County coroner’s office has identified the woman police say was killed in an accidental shooting in the central valley early New Year’s Day as 22-year-old Maryann Nabil Rosail of California.
A confrontation escalated Monday night and ended in the shooting death of one man in the northeast valley.
A man died Sunday after a family disturbance turned physical in the northwest Las Vegas Valley.