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One person arrested after homicide in North Las Vegas

Posted at 10:12 AM, Apr 29, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-29 13:13:40-04

NORTH LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — North Las Vegas police detectives are investigating an early evening homicide.

At around 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, patrol officers were dispatched to the area of East Tonopah Avenue and Princeton Street after receiving reports of an injured person laying in the street.

Upon arrival, officers found a man in his 40s who had apparently been a victim of battery. The victim was transported to University Medical Center where he died from his injuries.

At this time, detectives have one person in custody, who is still going through the booking process. Charges are pending.

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

Anyone with additional information is asked to call the North Las Vegas Police Department at (702) 633-9111 or Crime Stoppers at (702) 385-5555 to submit an anonymous tip.