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Man arrested in California for 2015 Vegas murder

Posted at 11:15 AM, Jan 07, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-08 09:02:24-05

A man has been arrested in California for a murder on Feb. 13, 2015 at an apartment complex in the 5700 block of Missouri Avenue.

Police say that 35-year-old Che Obi Eaddy, who was the father of four children, was shot and killed during an argument with another man.

Detectives with the Homicide Section of the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department identified 36-year-old Dwayne Lawson as a suspect in the incident.

He was arrested on an outstanding murder warrant during a pedestrian stop on Jan. 4 in Fairfield, California.

Lawson was booked into the Fairfield Solano County Justice Center Detention Facility and is awaiting extradition to Las Vegas.