Henderson police arrested a 26-year-old man in connection with a road rage incident that injured a 77-year-old man.
Aaron Keith was arrested Monday morning for battery with a deadly weapon resulting in substantial bodily harm and discharging a firearm into an occupied vehicle.
Police said on Sunday at 6:46 p.m. officers received reports that a suspect, identified as Keith, fired several shots into another vehicle during a road rage incident in the area of Pacific Avenue and Van Wagenen Street. Police said the victim sustained a non-life threatening gunshot wound to his right leg. He was taken to Sunrise Hospital for treatment.
Keith left the area in a white compact car, possibly a Toyota, police said.
Using information from witnesses and leads, police were able to identify Keith as the suspect. He was taken into custody at 2:50 a.m. at his Las Vegas home. During his arrest, officers also found a handgun that was believed to be used during the shooting.
Anyone with additional information is urged to contact Henderson police at 702-267-4911. To remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555.
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