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Henderson Police Investigating Homicide

November 26, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE NEWS RELEASE
PLEASE CONTACT ALAN OLVERA, (702) 267-4775

Henderson, Nev. – On November 26th, 2020 at approximately 12:54 A.M., the City of Henderson Police and Fire Departments were dispatched to the 800 block of East Lake Mead Parkway reference a shooting. Prior to arriving to the reported shooting, Henderson dispatch received several additional calls for service from different victims alleging that they had been shot at. These additional calls for service were from different locations throughout the City of Henderson. 

Upon Officers arriving on scene at the 800 block of East Lake Mead Parkway they discovered a 22-year-old male deceased from an apparent gunshot wound, a 23-year-old female injured, a 18-year-old male injured, a 53-year-old male injured, and a 41-year-old male injured, all suffering from apparent gunshot wounds.

The four surviving victims were all transported to an area hosiptal for treatment and are expected to survive.

The suspects were described as a white male with a beard and believed to be in his 20’s or 30’s and a white female believed to be in her 20’s. Both suspects were described as having tattoos or paint on their faces.   

Preliminarily, it is believed that the suspects were driving around the city randomly shooting at citizens with no apparent motive.

The suspects were later located and taken into custody for unrelated charges by Arizona Department of Public Safety (AZDPS).

As this is still an active and open investigation, no further details will be provided at this time.

The name of the decedent will be released by the Clark County Coroner’s Office pending notification of the next of kin.

Please contact the Arizona Department of Public Safety Public Information Office for booking photos and charges related to their incident.

This is being investigated as the thirteenth homicide for the City of Henderson for 2020.

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 Alan Olvera, Public Information Officer at 702-267-4509

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