Las Vegas, NV - December 25, 2017 - On December 24, 2017 at approximately 4:28 p.m. LVMPD patrol officers were dispatched to the 1700 block of East Viking Road to investigate reports on an unresponsive female. Arriving officers located the victim inside a dumpster in the Southeast corner of the complex. The victim was pronounced deceased by medical personnel at the scene.
The investigation initiated by the LVMPD Homicide Section indicated a person was looking for recyclable items inside of the dumpster on the Southeast corner of the complex when he found the victim. The female was laying in the bottom of the dumpster. No visible trauma wounds were seen on the body at the scene.
The identity of the victim, as well as the cause and manner of death, will be released by the Clark County Coroner’s Office. As of this release, no suspect or suspects have been identified and the motive is unknown.
Anyone with any information about this incident is urged to contact the LVMPD Homicide Section by phone at 702-828-3521, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. To remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 702-385-5555, or on the internet at www.crimestoppersofnv.com. Tips leading directly to an arrest or indictment processed through Crime Stoppers may be eligible for a cash reward.