Plumbing worker arrested, charged with murder in triple shooting


An worker of a Las Vegas plumbing firm was arrested Wednesday in connection with a taking pictures past week that killed one male and still left another in essential problem.

Jonathan Lopez Lopez, 19, was arrested on a warrant and charged with one particular count of murder, according to court documents.

Witnesses advised police that Lopez Lopez was in a “heated argument” with a different person at 20/20 Plumbing and Heating, 4745 Copper Sage St., on July 1 when the two agreed to end their battle all through their lunch crack, according to an arrest report from the Metropolitan Police Department.

A ask for for remark from the enterprise was not returned.

Officers were being termed at 11:05 a.m. to the small business soon after a report of a taking pictures. Andy Contreras, 23, was discovered in the parking great deal struggling from a gunshot wound.

Ten minutes afterwards, a gentleman was dropped off at North Vista Hospital with a gunshot wound to the upper body. Police said he was taken to College Health care Heart, wherever he remained in crucial ailment Saturday.

Just after midnight, police claimed, a third guy known as North Las Vegas police requesting an ambulance mainly because he had been shot in the thigh.

Witnesses explained to police Lopez Lopez is suspected of chasing down a group of personnel and firing rounds at them as they dispersed.

Contreras died from a perforation of the lungs, heart, aorta and pulmonary artery due to gunshot wound of the remaining arm, in accordance to the Clark County coroner’s place of work.

Lopez Lopez is remaining held with out bail and has a courtroom date established for Monday.


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