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Hiker finds body near Mount Charleston outside Las Vegas

Las Vegas homicide detectives are investigating after a body was found near Mount Charleston on Sunday night, police said.

About 5:10 p.m., a hiker reported seeing a body between mile markers 9 and 11 on Kyle Canyon Road, Las Vegas police said.

An officer later found the body.

No other information was immediately available.

Contact Blake Apgar at bapgar@reviewjournal.com or 702-387-5298. Follow @blakeapgar on Twitter.

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