Victim identified in deadly southeast valley shooting, police looking for suspects

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LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Las Vegas police are looking for multiple suspects believed to be involved in a homicide in the southeast Las Vegas valley Saturday night.

The person killed was identified by the Clark County Coroner’s Office as 29-year-old Alfonso Turner of Las Vegas. The cause of death was listed as a gunshot wound to the head.

Turner was shot and killed in the area of Amberleigh Lane and Mountain Vista Street just before 11 p.m. Police say shot spotter activation alerted them to the scene.

When they arrived, police found Turner in a car suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

“Multiple subjects were seen running from the area shortly after the gunshots were fired. Because of that, we’re asking the public to contact LVMPD’s homicide section or Crime Stoppers with any information related to this crime,” said LVMPD Lt. Richard Meyers.

Officials believe he was shot at by two unidentified Black men. Authorities are asking the public for help identifying the possible suspects.

Anyone who has any information regarding this incident is urged to contact the LVMPD Homicide Section by phone at (702) 828-3521, or by email at homicide@lvmpd.com. To remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers by phone at (702) 385-5555, or visit the website.

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