Homicide investigation near Washington, Pecos. (FOX5)

Homicide investigation near Washington, Pecos. (FOX5)

LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -- Las Vegas Metropolitan Police homicide detectives were investigating after one person was found unresponsive in the east valley Wednesday morning.

About 7:13 a.m., officers were called to the 3500 block of Folage Drive, near East Washington Avenue and Pecos Road.

One male was found deceased, face down on the ground, according to Lt. Stuart. A witness reported hearing gunshots in the area about 5 a.m.

Medical personnel pronounced the man dead at the scene. 

On Friday, the Clark County coroner identified the man as Oscar Garcia, 33. His died from multiple gunshot wounds, and his death was ruled as an accident. The coroner did not list Garcia's residence.

Anyone with information about 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 at 702-385-5555, or at www.crimestoppersofnv.com

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(2) comments


multiple gunshot wounds, an accident?

Jimmy coors

Probably illegal? Or 13% always bad news in that area ,just another day with the uneducated low lifers !

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