August 3, 2015
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Authorities have identified a liquor store clerk slain during a botched robbery as a 62-year-old Las Vegas man.
The Clark County coroner's office on Monday identified the dead man as Arthur Miller.
His death a little before 11:30 p.m. Friday in the store off Tropicana Avenue east of the US 95 freeway has been classified as a homicide.
Jail records show 24-year-olds Antonio Duenas and Michael Cruz face an initial court appearance Wednesday on charges including murder with a deadly weapon, burglary, attempted robbery and conspiracy.
Police say Cruz and Duenas were arrested Saturday.
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