LAS VEGAS (KSNV MyNews3.com) –
A man already serving time in California has been charged with murder in a case that originally was ruled a suicide nearly seven years ago.
Shaun Leflore, 31, has been charged with one count of murder with a deadly weapon in the death of Chantell Hollowell, 21, of Las Vegas.
According to a Metro news release, officers responded Dec. 12, 2006, to the 5300 block of Glen River Drive on a call of an apparent suicide. Investigators determined then that Hollowell had tragically taken her own life.
Cold Case Detectives received new information concerning the death of Hollowell and re-examined evidence from the scene that day.
This incident remains under investigation. Anyone with any information about this murder is urged to contact the LVMPD Homicide Section at (702) 828-3521 or, to remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at (702) 385-5555 or at www.crimestoppersofnv.com