Woman arrested in roommate’s death


A 39-year-old woman is facing a murder charge in the death of her male roommate on Monday, April 2.

Paula Wynant was arrested and is facing a charge of murder with the use of a deadly weapon in the death of a 56-year-old man.

According to North Las Vegas Police, the man was found dead outside a trailer near Martin Luther King Boulevard and Cheyenne Avenue around 11:30 a.m. on Monday. A preliminary investigation indicates the two roommates were involved in a physical fight that led to the man’s death.

Wynant has been booked into the Clark County Detention Center.

The coroner’s office will release the man’s identity and cause of death.

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