Man’s body found in home in Desert Shores community

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Metro Police investigated a body found in the Desert Shores community Monday.

According to police, around 9 a.m. officers were dispatched to the home located in the 8200 block of Ocean Gate Way near Lake Mead and Rampart boulevards. 

The person who called 9-1-1 told dispatchers that the body of the 49-year-old man was found in the master bedroom. 

Metro detectives said the man was shot in the back of the head.

The man’s body was found after he had not been heard from for several days. 

There weren’t any other details released.

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