Fact-finding review on deadly NLV shooting involving police, 26-year-old suspect

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LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — A deadly officer-involved shooting that claimed the life of 26-year-old Jamari Tarver is the subject of a fact-finding review being held Monday.

The deadly shooting happened in North Las Vegas near Craig Road and Allen Lane on Jan. 2 just before 1 a.m. According to North Las Vegas Police, they were attempting to conduct a traffic stop at Alexander Road and Revere Street when they realized Tarver was driving in a stolen car that he carjacked in Metro’s jurisdiction.

Tarver is accused of ramming a patrol car following a 24-minute police chase in a stolen car. NLVPD says the two officers involved, officers Aaron Patty and Phillip Schmidt.

Police fired 24 rounds at Tarver.

rs involved in the shooting fired 24 rounds at the suspect, 26-year-old Jamari Tarver.

The fatality fact-finding review is taking place in the Commission Chambers of the Clark County Government Center.

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