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August 28, 2014

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Death of man found near Eastern Avenue in Henderson ruled homicide

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The Clark County Coroner's Office has ruled the death of a man found Monday morning on the side of a road near Eastern Avenue a homicide.

Henderson Police found Joshua Allen Dufort, 23, of Henderson, at about 5:30 a.m. on the side of Pecos Ridge Parkway. He was dead at the scene and had suspicious injuries, police said.

The coroner has ruled he died of multiple blunt force trauma to the head and strangulation.

Anyone with information is being asked to call the Henderson Police Department at (702) 267-4750 or, to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at (702) 385-5555 or visit www.crimestoppersofnv.com.

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  1. This is eerily similar to someone shot dead on Fort Apache and Tropicana not long ago. Found the guy shot in the head around 5:30am laying at the bus stop. No witnesses and in nicer areas of town too.