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Coroner’s office identifies man who died after fight

The 39-year-old man who died Sunday after a fight in the northwest valley has been identified by the Clark County coroner’s office as Brent Baldes of Las Vegas.

Baldes was found dead about 1:30 a.m. on the 8700 block of Harvest Valley Avenue, near Durango Drive and Cheyenne Avenue. Witnesses told police Baldes and another man had been drinking and got into a fight.

Baldes died from his injuries. The coroner’s office has not yet determined the exact cause and manner of his death.

A possible suspect is cooperating with authorities, police said Sunday.

Anyone with information concerning the case is encouraged to call Crime Stoppers at 385-5555.

 

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