News Release

Henderson Police Investigate Shooting Resulting in Death

October 13, 2019

Henderson, Nev. – On October 12, at approximately 10:30 p.m., the City of Henderson Police and Fire Departments responded to the 2900 block of Clarity Court in reference to shots being fired and two subjects shot.
Officers arrived on scene and located a 40-year-old male and a 45-year-old male with apparent gunshot wounds. 

The 40-year-old male was deceased at the scene. 

The 45-year-old male was transported to Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center with a non-life-threatening injury where he was treated and released.

The motive and suspect are unknown at this time.

Due to the fact that this is still 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 ninth 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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