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Las Vegas man facing open murder charge in deadly dispute

Posted at 12:27 PM, Jan 25, 2022
and last updated 2022-01-25 15:27:13-05

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — Las Vegas police have made an arrest in a homicide investigation that started last week in the central part of town.

Authorities say a shooting took place in the 900 block of Morgan Avenue, near Washington Avenue and H Street, on Jan. 17 at about 1:50 p.m.

A 28-year-old man was shot to death in some sort of a dispute.

Tuesday, police say 29-year-old Lamont Butler was arrested in connection with the incident on Jan. 20.

Butler is facing an open murder charge.