Damian Vontress dies in fatal Clark County, Las Vegas shooting on Sunday, August 29, 2021

Las Vegas Shooting Death of Damian Vontress – Obituary

Damian Vontress, a 44-year-old man from Wichita, Kansas, has died in a fatal Clark County, Las Vegas shooting that occurred on Sunday, August 29, 2021. It happened during an attempted reconciliation following an argument with a man identified as 43-year-old Steven Jones 2 days earlier.

According to official reports, Vontress was involved in an argument with Jones in which Jones claims to have been sucker-punched. A mutual woman friend told police that after the incident, Jones said he would get Vontress back for hitting him.

The woman said on Sunday, the men appeared to have reconciled as they drank together. She left the home and when she came back, she found Vontress dead in the house.

Police say the two men were the only ones in the house at the time of the shooting.

Upon being questioned by detectives, Jones said he did not know how Vontress wound up dead and challenged the officers to produce the weapon. No gun was located at the scene but police did find cartridges.

Source: Review Journal