LAS VEGAS (KSNY MyNews3.com) --
Metro is seeking a 27-year-old woman as a person of interest in the fatal shooting early Saturday of a man near Lake Mead & Jones.
The person of interest is 27 year-old Stacey Thomas. She is a black woman, standing 5-foot-8 and weighing 285 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes.
The vehicle of interest is described as a red 2005 four door Hyundai Accent with Nevada license plates 953LHT.
Saturday, at 3:41 a.m. the LVMPD call center received a 911 call of a male laying on the ground in a housing complex on Ilanos Lane. Arriving police and medical personnel found a man suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
The preliminary investigation initiated by Metro's homicide section indicated the man was inside of a vehicle with an unknown subject. The man was later seen falling out of the passenger’s side of the vehicle. An unknown woman came out of the driver’s side of the vehicle, walked over to the man, and then drove away.
The victim was identified as 17-year-old Demario Charles Hughes.
This is the 82nd homicide investigated by Metro this year.
Anyone with information regarding the homicide is urged to call Metro's homicide section at (702) 828-3521, or email at firstname.lastname@example.org. To remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at (702) 385-5555 or go to www.crimestoppersofnv.com
. Tips directly leading to an arrest or indictment processed through Crime Stoppers may result in a cash reward.