New Details Released in Deadly Bar Fight - 8 News NOW

New Details Released in Deadly Bar Fight

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LAS VEGAS -- A Las Vegas man is under arrest in connection with a death a local bar.

Metro Police arrested 31-year-old Luis Miguel Chavarin early Monday morning after a fight at the Loose Caboose bar on West Flamingo Road and Arville Street.

According to police, Chavarin and the victim, identified in the police report as Phillip Mathews, got into a fight about music on the jukebox at the bar.

Chavarin, who told police that he is a trained boxer, hit Mathews in the face and he fell to the ground, witnesses told police.

Mathews was taken to University Medical Center where he was pronounced dead. The victim's cause and manner of death will be released by the Clark County Coroner's Office.

Chavarin has been booked on one count of open murder.

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