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Hearing Dec. 10 for man held in North Las Vegas triple killing

Posted at 5:54 PM, Oct 22, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-22 22:00:53-04

A judge in North Las Vegas set a Dec. 10 preliminary hearing of evidence against a 41-year-old four-time felon held on murder and other charges in a shooting that left a mother and two of her adult children dead.

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Jose Easley Jr. made a court appearance Monday following his arrest in the Oct. 14 killings of Susan Nash, son Deonte' Nash and daughter Dejona'e Nash outside a North Las Vegas convenience store. A 26-year-old man also was wounded.

Police say Susan Nash was shot and run over by an SUV driven by Easley.

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Officer Aaron Patty says a friend of the victims who fired a handgun during the parking lot shooting is considered to be a person of interest in the investigation. He has not yet been questioned by detectives.