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Las Vegas woman arrested for shooting man at mobile home park

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Posted at 11:35 AM, Aug 25, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-25 14:37:41-04

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — On Aug. 23 at approximately 5:53 p.m., Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department officers responded to reports of a shooting in a mobile home park located in the 2000 block of Palm Street near East St. Louis Avenue and Fremont Street.

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Arriving LVMPD officers located an unresponsive adult male in his bedroom suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. Medical personnel arrived and pronounced the victim deceased at the scene.

The investigation led by the LVMPD Homicide Section indicated the suspect, later identified as 52-year-old Beverly Kiewert, entered the victim’s mobile home, walked into his bedroom and began to argue.

During the argument, Kiewert produced a handgun and shot the victim multiple times. As a result of the investigation, Kiewert was taken into custody and booked into the Clark County Detention Center for one count of open murder.

The victim has been identified as the coroner as 59-year-old Sean Carroll of Las Vegas. His cause of death was a gunshot wound and his death was ruled a homicide. The reason for the shooting is unknown at this time.

Anyone with any information about this incident is urged to contact the LVMPD 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.