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Henderson Police Investigate Shooting Resulting in Death

January 29, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE NEWS RELEASE
PLEASE CONTACT KATRINA ROTHMEYER, (702) 267-4596

Henderson, Nev.– On January 24, at approximately 10:00 p.m., Henderson Police and Fire responded to the 800 block of North Major Avenue in reference to a report of gunshots.
 
Officers responded to the area where a 30 year old male victim was located with multiple gunshot wounds.  The male was transported by ambulance to Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center in critical condition, and rushed into surgery.

It was later learned the victim succumbed to his injuries at University Medical Center on January 27, 2019.

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 second 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.

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