On July 9, 2013 at approximately 10:21 a.m. LVMPD patrol officers were dispatched to the 3600 block of North Las Vegas Boulevard to investigate multiple reports of possible shots fired.
Arriving patrol officers discovered a male and female suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. Both victims were transported to the UMC Trauma Center where the male was pronounced deceased shortly after arrival. The female suffered a non-life threatening gunshot wound.
The investigation initiated by LVMPD Homicide detectives identified 45 year old Gary Chambers as the suspect in this crime. Members of the LVMPD Criminal Apprehension Team and Homicide detectives took Chambers into custody without incident at approximately 8:45 p.m. in the area of Lamb Boulevard and Owens Avenue.
Chambers was taken to the Clark County Detention Center and booked on one count of Murder with a Deadly Weapon, Attempted Murder with a Deadly Weapon, and Burglary with a Deadly Weapon. A booking photo of Chambers accompanies this release.
The identity of the deceased victim and the cause and manner of death will be released by the Clark County Coroner’s Office. Anyone with any information about this incident is urged to contact the LVMPD Homicide Section at 828-3521 or to remain anonymous contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 385-5555 or on the internet at www.crimestoppersofnv.com.