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Two Las Vegas men arrested in Arizona for death of missing Vegas man

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Posted at 11:41 AM, Nov 25, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-25 14:41:08-05

MOHAVE COUNTY, ARIZ. (KTNV) — Two men have been arrested in Mohave County, Arizona, for the death of a missing Las Vegas man.

The body of 45-year-old Jeffrey Earl Bushaw was found with a gunshot wound to the head in a remote desert area near Greg’s Hideout near Meadview on Nov. 22. Bushaw had been reported missing on Nov. 12.

46-year-old Christopher Albert Eash and 34-year-old Joshua Paul Stone, also from Las Vegas, have been arrested by the Mohave County Sheriff's Office for their involvement.

Eash is charged with 1 st Degree Murder (premeditated), Tampering with Physical Evidence, and Abandoning a Dead Body, all felonies. Stone is charged with Tampering with Physical Evidence and Abandoning a Dead Body, both felonies.

The victim and Eash were mining partners, who lived at a temporary residence in the area. At this time, the motive of the murder is unclear. This investigation is ongoing.