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Man convicted of murder dies in Las Vegas hospital

Posted at 12:19 PM, Jul 11, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-11 15:19:57-04

A man convicted of murder in the 1990s has died at a Las Vegas hospital.

The Nevada Department of Corrections reports that on July 10 around 4 p.m., 71-year-old Paul D. Fowler died at the Centennial Hills Hospital. 

Fowler was housed at High Desert State Prison, located approximately 30 miles north of Las Vegas, prior to his admittance into the hospital. 

He was committed from Clark County on June 13, 1995, and was sentenced to two consecutive life sentences for murder in the 1st degree and use of a deadly weapon enhancement.