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Las Vegas police seek more info about man found dead in wash

Posted at 1:46 PM, Dec 18, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-18 19:22:59-05

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department homicide detectives are seeking more information into the death of a man found in a wash last month.

Dearl Young’s body was found on Nov. 20 in the Flamingo Wash between Katie Avenue and Viking Road. The circumstances of Young’s death is unknown at this time.

Homicide Detectives are seeking information from anyone who may have known Young or have any information regarding the circumstances of his death.

Another man died after a shooting in a wash near Desert Inn and Mojave roads on Nov. 20 but this does not appear to be related.

Anyone with information 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.