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UPDATE: Coroner names man found in burned home

Posted at 5:39 AM, Dec 22, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-23 19:35:01-05

UPDATE ON DEC. 23: The Clark County coroner has identified the deceased as 26-year-old Jesse Lee Swan. He was shot in the chest and his death has been officially ruled a homicide.


North Las Vegas police are investigating a suspicious death in the 300 block of Princess Avenue near West Carey Avenue and North Commerce Street.

The North Las Vegas Police Department sent out a tweet at approximately 5 a.m.

Firefighters found the body of a man inside of a house after they were called to the fire on Princess.

A fire investigator believes that the fire was set on purpose and the death is related.

At this time, no one is in custody.

The Clark County coroner will identify the deceased after relatives have been notified.