Las Vegas Man Indicted in Door-Slamming Murder

LAS VEGAS -- A Clark County grand jury indicted a Las Vegas man on murder charges connected to the shooting death of a neighbor for slamming his door.

The jury indicted Demetrius Lamar Brock on one count of murder for the shooting death of neighbor Tyrollia Belt.

According to Metro Police, Brock fired 15 shots at Belt with a 9-millimeter semi-automatic handgun, striking the victim eight times. The shooting happened outside the Falcon Landings apartment complex on Madre Mesa Drive in Las Vegas Nov. 5, 2012.

The shooting allegedly occurred following an argument over the slamming of doors.

Brock, who has no prior criminal history, was also charged with carrying a concealed weapon. He is being held without bail at the Clark County Detention Center. A court hearing on the matter was set for Dec. 18.


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