Man found dead in desert near Lake Mead, 215

Published: Jun. 20, 2022 at 6:54 AM PDT
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LAS VEGAS, Nev. (FOX5) - A man was found dead in the desert Sunday morning, according to Las Vegas Metropolitan Police.

LVMPD said officers were called to a desert area near W. Lake Mead Boulevard and the 215 beltway around 10 a.m. June 19. Arriving officers found an adult male victim with signs of trauma, LVMPD said.

LVMPD Homicide Section is investigating.

The Clark County Coroner’s office identified the man as 59-year-old Martin Lopez-Aguilar.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact the LVMPD Homicide Section by phone at 702-828-3521 or by email at To remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 702-385-5555, or online at