weather icon Clear

Coroner rules man died of natural causes in west valley

The Clark County coroner’s office ruled a man’s manner of death as natural after initial reports by police claimed his death was suspicious Thursday.

James Allred, 69, was found dead Dec. 22 inside a home in the 700 block of Palmhurst Drive, near Buffalo and Alta drives.

Las Vegas police homicide detectives initially considered Allred’s death suspicious. The coroner’s office ruled atherosclerotic disease as Allred’s cause of death.

Contact Jessica Terrones at jterrones@reviewjournal.com or 702-383-0381. Follow @JessATerrones on Twitter.

Don't miss the big stories. Like us on Facebook.
12 die after suspected arsonist hits Japan animation studio

A Japanese fire official says at least 12 people are presumed dead and more could be missing after they were trapped by fire at a popular animation production studio in Kyoto.

Kamala Harris’ campaign opens Nevada HQ in Las Vegas

Two senior officials with Sen. Kamala Harris’ presidential campaign discussed the importance of Nevada as a diverse early state and shared some insights on the candidate’s preparations for the second national debate.