Update: Suspect arrested in connection to murder of man found dead in apartment

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LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Metro Police have arrested a suspect in connection to the murder of a man found stabbed to death in an apartment on the 5000 block of East Craig Road. Nichollus Jackson, 30, was taken into custody by the Criminal Apprehension Team on Nov. 27.

The victim, 35-year-old Anthony Proudfoot, was found on Nov. 22 suffering from apparent stab wounds. The Clark County Coroner ruled the death a homicide caused by a stab wound of the back and chest.

Metro’s Homicide Section conducted a preliminary investigation, finding Proudfoot was last seen alive on Nov. 18. The timeframe of when the stabbing occurred is unknown.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Metro at 702-828-3521 or homicide@lvmpd.com. If you wish to remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555 or on the organization’s website.

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