Suspect in car wash killing found dead

Police say person died from self-inflicted gunshot wound

Mitch Kelly
November 23, 2020 - 4:20 am

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A man suspected of shooting and killing a man at a central valley car wash last Tuesday was found dead from a self-inflicted wound in a home after police called on him to surrender,

Metro Police detectives found the man’s body Friday after another person came out of the house near Tropicana and Nellis and told police he had just heard a loud noise inside the home

The suspect’s identity was not released.

Police said the victim of the shooting Tuesday at the GO Car Wash at Charleston and Lindell was vacuuming his vehicle when a car pulled up next to him and the suspect fired several shots at the victim before driving off.

Police say the shooter and victim knew each other but have not said what motive existed for the shooting.