Coroner IDs Man Found Dead in Henderson - 8 News NOW

Coroner IDs Man Found Dead in Henderson

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HENDERSON -- The Clark County Coroner's office has identified the man found dead in Henderson as 47-year-old Christopher Florer.

Florer was found dead in some bushes along West Basic Road, near Pacific Avenue and Van Wagenen Street early Wednesday morning.

Charles E. Pierce, 25 of Henderson is under arrest for murder in connection with Florer's death. 

According to Henderson Police, just before 2 a.m. Wednesday, Pierce walked to the police station to report that he had fought with another man and that the man was not moving. Pierce then ran from the station, but was later found.

Officers say Florer did not have any obvious wounds. His cause of death has not been released.

At this point, police are not sure if Pierce knew the victim or what led to the argument and fight.

Anyone with information is asked to call Henderson Police at (702) 267-4750, or to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at (702) 385-5555.

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