Obituary: Fatal North Las Vegas shooting death of Jyion Alston
The tragic loss of Jyion Alston, a 17-year-old resident of Las Vegas, has left a somber mark on the community. The Clark County coroner’s office confirmed that Jyion Alston succumbed to multiple gunshot wounds.
The harrowing incident unfolded around 2:10 p.m. on a fateful Saturday in the 20 block of Webb Avenue, situated near the crossroads of Interstate 15 and West Owens Avenue.
The North Las Vegas Police Department issued a statement, revealing the discovery of Jyion Alston’s lifeless body. Regrettably, details surrounding the identity of the assailant and the motive behind this heart-wrenching act remain undisclosed.
Authorities urge anyone possessing pertinent information regarding this grievous event to contact the North Las Vegas Police Department at 702-633-9111.
In another disheartening incident that transpired on a solemn Friday, Clayton Browne, aged 53, fell victim to a violent shooting.
The unfortunate incident unfolded just after midnight in the parking lot of an apartment complex, located on the 1600 block of Searles Avenue. Clayton Browne, too, succumbed to multiple gunshot wounds, as confirmed by the coroner’s office.
The dreadful episode unfolded as Clayton Browne stepped out of his apartment near Rancho High School, only to be met with a hail of gunfire.
Eyewitnesses recalled seeing an individual cloaked in dark attire fleeing the scene, yet as of Monday, law enforcement had not issued any reports of an apprehension.
In the wake of these unsettling events, the community grieves the loss of two lives, leaving many unanswered questions and hearts heavy with sorrow.
For further inquiries, please reach out to Sabrina Schnur at [email protected] or dial 702-383-0278. You may also follow her on Twitter @sabrina_schnur for updates.