5 more homeless people shot in Vegas as cops hunt LA ‘serial killer’

Police in Los Angeles have arrested the suspect believed to be responsible for the murders of three of the city’s homeless community who were shot and killed as they slept this week, Los Angeles Police Chief Michel Moore announced on Saturday. The individual was identified as Jerrid Joseph Powell, 33, a Black male who is a resident of Los Angeles, Chief Moore said.


Five homeless people were shot, leaving two dead, in Las Vegas – just hours after cops revealed they are hunting for a serial killer who murdered another three in Los Angeles.

A lone gunman opened fire on the group of homeless people at 5.30pm near a highway overpass in the northern part of Vegas. One victim, a male in 50s, was pronounced dead at the scene due.

Two other males in their 30’s are listed in stable condition while another male of similar age is listed as critical. One male male who is in his late teens is said to be in stable condition.
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