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Henderson Police Investigate Homicide

April 10, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE NEWS RELEASE
PLEASE CONTACT KATRINA ROTHMEYER, (702) 267-4596

Henderson, Nev. – The Henderson Police Department is investigating the discovery of a deceased 55-year-old male in his home after conducting a welfare check in the 1900 block of Cutlass Drive on April 9, at approximately 7:15p.m.

Preliminary investigation indicates the victim had been reported as a missing person by an out of state family member, who also requested a welfare check to his residence.  Officers made entry to the residence and discovered the male deceased and his vehicle missing from the residence. The male appeared to have died of suspicious circumstances, and the incident is being investigated as a homicide.  A suspect has not been identified at this time and police are following up on developed leads.

The missing vehicle is a red 2011 Subaru Legacy bearing Nevada plate 263G63.  Please see the attached photo of the vehicle.

This is an open investigation; no additional details will be released at this time.

The identity of the victim, as well as the cause and manner of death, will be released by the Clark County Coroner’s Office.

This is being investigated as the fourth homicide in Henderson for 2019.

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.

Please contact Officer Katrina Rothmeyer, Public Information Officer at 702-267-4509

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