Man dead after beer bottle fight at Laughlin

By The Associated Press | Posted - Jun. 24, 2014 at 4:51 p.m.



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LAUGHLIN, Nev. (AP) — Officials say no arrest was immediately made after a 27-year-old man was fatally wounded with a broken beer bottle in a physical confrontation during the weekend at a home in Laughlin.

The coroner's office in Mohave County, Arizona, tells KSNV-TV (http://bit.ly/1jMa5Ii ) that Frederick Meyer died of a wound to the armpit that police say he received a little before 1 a.m. Saturday.

Meyer died at Western Arizona Regional Medical Center in Bullhead City, Arizona.

Las Vegas police cover the Colorado River casino resort city of Laughlin.

The department released a statement Tuesday saying the fatal confrontation occurred at a residence on Mirador Street.

Police say detectives identified all parties involved and will submit the results of their investigation to the Clark County district attorney for possible criminal prosecution.

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Information from: KSNV-TV, http://www.mynews3.com/index.php

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