Man, woman found dead in downtown Las Vegas apartment

LAS VEGAS (CLASS)– Las Vegas Metro police are investigating what appears to be a murder-suicide in downtown Las Vegas, at the intersection of 9th Street and Fremont.

Police received a report today around 2:30 pm that a man, described as being in his early 40s, and a woman, described as being in her early 50s, were found dead in an apartment. According to Lieutenant Ray Spencer, the two were said to have been last seen together on Tuesday.

According to Lieutenant Spencer, a neighbor discovered the two after receiving a phone call from the female’s employer, claiming that she had not been to work for the past several days.

The two deceased individuals were heard having what sounded like an argument on Tuesday, according to the same neighbor.

Police are still investigating the incident, but a preliminary investigation suggests the two had suffered gunshot wounds.

This is a developing story. Please check back for updates.

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