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Henderson Police Arrest Suspect in Road Rage Shooting Incident

September 11, 2017
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Henderson, Nev. – Henderson Police arrested 26-year old Aaron Keith early this morning for a road rage incident where he fired several shots into another vehicle, striking a 77 year-old driver in the leg.

On Sept. 10 at 6:46 p.m., Henderson Police received reports that a suspect had fired several shots into another vehicle during a road rage incident in the area of Pacific and Van Wagenen. The victim driver sustained a gunshot wound to his right leg and was transported to Sunrise Hospital where he was treated for his injuries. The suspect in the incident fled the scene.

Using information provided by witnesses, Henderson Police followed up on leads and identified Aaron Keith as the other driver and person who fired the gun. Henderson Police arrested Keith around 2:50 a.m. this morning without incident at his Las Vegas residence. During the arrest, a handgun was recovered that is believed to be the gun used in the crime.

Keith is being held at the Henderson Detention Center on charges of battery with a deadly weapon resulting in substantial bodily harm and discharging a firearm into an occupied vehicle, both felony charges.

Anyone with information in this case is urged to call the Henderson Police Department at 702-267-4911, 3-1-1, or, to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555 or visit Crime Stoppers website.  Tips directly leading to a felony arrest or an indictment processed through Crime Stoppers may result in a cash reward.

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