LAS VEGAS (KSNV MyNews3.com) –
Two people have been arrested in the death of a 23-year-old Las Vegas man Tuesday morning.
Julio Renteria, 20, and Adrian McClintock, 21, were arrested in the shooting death of Dylan Salazar, who was found just before 5:30 a.m. in his 2002 Dodge Ram pickup truck in the parking lot of Sportman's Royal Manor Apartments, 5600 S. Boulder Highway, with a gunshot wound in his forehead.
According to a Metro news release, arriving officers set up a perimeter around the immediate area. Based on the description given by witnesses, officers located Renteria and McClintock.
The initial investigation by the LVMPD Homicide Section revealed that Salazar was entering his truck when he was approached by Renteria and McClintock. The suspects attempted to carjack Salazar; they shot him then fled.
Renteria and McClintock are in the Clark County Detention Center. McClintock faces charges of first-degree murder with a deadly weapon and probation violation; Renteria faces a charge of murder with a deadly weapon.
This is the 42nd homicide investigated by Metro in 2014. This investigation remains ongoing. Anyone with any information about this incident 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