Las Vegas, Nevada 2021-09-08 14:35:25 –
North Las Vegas (KLAS) — A man who died after being shot in the back on Monday night near Cheyenne Avenue and Civic Center Drive was identified as Jorge Godorua, 43.
The Clark County Coroner office released identification on Wednesday as North Las Vegas police continued to investigate three separate murders on Monday night.
Police were called to the Civic Center Drive area just north of Cheyenne Avenue just before 8 pm
Officers found Godoy Lua suffering from an obvious gunshot wound. He was taken to UMC and sentenced to death there.
Police were already investigating around 7:30 pm after a man with a gunshot wound on his neck was found near Lake Mead Boulevard and north of Las Vegas Boulevard. The man was taken to the hospital where he died.
The third murder investigation began a few blocks away on Mary Dee Avenue and Cheyenne Avenue around 9 pm on Monday night.
Police in North Las Vegas have not revealed whether the shooting was involved.
For more information, please call the North Las Vegas Police Department (702-633-9111).