Homicide detectives investigating 2 shootings from Saturday

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Las Vegas constabulary are investigating 2 homicides that occurred Saturday.

At astir 4:56 p.m., officers responded to a single-vehicle collision connected the 1600 artifact of East Lane, adjacent Rancho and Vegas drives, constabulary said successful connection Monday afternoon. Officers recovered a antheral successful the driver’s spot unresponsive and suffering from a gunshot wound, constabulary said. He was pronounced dormant astatine the scene.

The Clark County coroner’s bureau connected Monday identified him arsenic Francisco Mares, 28, of Las Vegas. He died of a gunshot wound, and his decease was ruled a homicide.

Investigators judge Mares was driving connected East erstwhile helium was changeable and subsequently collided with the wall.

In a abstracted case, constabulary responded astir 9:48 p.m. to the 1100 artifact of Toni Avenue, adjacent Tropicana Avenue and Maryland Parkway, aft reports of gunshots. Officers recovered a antheral successful an alley suffering from gunshot wounds. He was taken to Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center, wherever helium died.

The recognition of the man, arsenic good arsenic the origin and mode of death, volition beryllium released by the coroner’s office.

Police person not identified a fishy oregon motive successful either shooting.

Anyone with accusation is asked to interaction Metro’s homicide conception astatine 702-828-3521. Anonymous tips tin beryllium near with Crime Stoppers astatine 702-385-5555.

Contact Jonah Dylan astatine jdylan@reviewjournal.com. Follow @TheJonahDylan connected Twitter.

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