Las Vegas police said they believe shots were fired during a “narcotics-related transaction” near Casada Way and Torrey Pines, and that the boy fled after he was shot.
A number of people heard gunshots in the area of Casada Way and Torrey Pines Drive around 12:30 a.m., Metropolitan Police Department homicide Lt. Ray Spencer said.
Authorities say Juan Hernandez, 25, was dressed as the Joker and identified himself to police as the main character in the film, Arthur Fleck, when he was arrested on Oct. 27.
The Clark County coroner’s office has identified the man found dead Tuesday morning in a central valley apartment as a 33-year-old Las Vegas man.
Las Vegas homicide detectives are investigating after a man was found dead with an apparent gunshot wound inside his apartment near Spencer Street and Flamingo Road.
Lawyers told the high court a Washoe County grand jury had no authority to indict the suspect for two of the killings that occurred outside the county.
A Las Vegas man pleaded not guilty Tuesday in the slaying of a 24-year-old model whose body authorities said was found inside a 250-gallon water tank that had been covered with concrete and wood.
Armando Gamboa’s family described him as a loving, protective father. They believe that paternal instinct led to his death.
Detectives are continuing to investigate after a 27-year-old woman was fatally shot early Oct. 16 outside a North Las Vegas apartment complex.
Deontaye Fletcher was arrested on a charge of open murder with a deadly weapon in Matthew Lee Mergerson ’s shoooting death. Fletcher is the second suspect arrested in the case.