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Las Vegas police investigating body found in car outside adult store

Las Vegas police are investigating a body found in a vehicle behind a south central valley adult store.

Police were called about 12:30 p.m. Tuesday to investigate a suspicious vehicle on the 4300 block of West Tropicana Avenue, near Arville Street, Metropolitan Police Department spokesman Larry Hadfield said.

While checking the vehicle, police discovered a body inside. Hadfield said it was reported the vehicle was behind Déjà Vu Adult Emporium for about a week.

Metro spokesman Aden OcampoGomez said the death is not considered suspicious.

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

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