Man accused of killing cousin with metal pipe

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Las Vegas police believe a domestic altercation led to one man’s death and another’s arrest. 

At 2:51 p.m. on  Oct. 16 patrol officers were dispatched to a residence located in the 3800 block of Brighthill Avenue, near Harmon Avenue and Sandhill Road, to investigate reports of an unresponsive male. 

Arriving officers located the adult male victim in a bedroom suffering from a substantial wound to the back of the head. Medical personnelresponded and pronounced the man deceased at the scene.

LVMPD Homicide Section investigation revealed the victim had been struck in the head with a metal pipe. Cannon was taken into custody and booked into CCDC for one count of murder with a deadly weapon.

The identity of the victim, as well as the cause and manner of death, will be released by the Clark County Coroner’s Office. 

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