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Las Vegas police asking for help to solve April murder, offer $5K reward

Posted: 1:17 PM, Aug 19, 2019
Updated: 2019-08-21 08:34:55-04
Man shot by Mohave County Sheriff's deputy during traffic stop

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — Las Vegas police are asking for help and offering a $5,000 reward to help solve the murder of 36-year-old Jamie Arnold.

Police say that Arnold was shot around 5:49 a.m. April 7 in the parking lot of Shelter Island Apartments on Swenson Street.

Arnold was walking home from a nearby 7-Eleven when he was shot.

The suspect is a black male in his 20s.

Arnold died from his injuries a few days later of April 11.

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A reward is now being offered for information leading to the arrest of his killer.

The police will hold a press conference at 1 p.m. Aug. 20 at Shelter Island.

Anyone with any information about this incident is urged to contact the Homicide Section by phone at 702-828-3521, or by email at homicide@lvmpd.com.

To remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 702-385-5555 or on the internet at www.crimestoppersofnv.com. Tips leading directly to an arrest or indictment processed through Crime Stoppers may be eligible for a cash reward.