Elderly victim in Henderson homicide identified

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HENDERSON, Nev. (KLAS) — The Clark County Coroner identified Purificacion Ramos, 74, as the victim in a Henderson homicide that occurred on Feb. 28. Her death was caused by blunt force head trauma.

Narciso Ramos, 72, was taken into custody after Purificacion was found dead in the 600 block of National Street around 9:15 a.m. Ramos was booked into the Henderson Detention Center on the charge of open murder with a deadly weapon.

Initially, police and fire crews responded to a 911 call of “unknown trouble.”

During their investigation, Henderson detectives discovered there was a disturbance between Narciso and Purificacion.

Ramos is expected in court on March 4. Bail has not yet been set.

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