A Las Vegas man was arrested for the murder of his girlfriend’s 2-year-old son a week after the boy was reported missing.
Las Vegas Metropolitan Police received a report of a missing 2-year-old boy on Wednesday, May 5, 2021, identified as Amari Nicholson. He was reported missing from an apartment complex at 3684 Paradise Rd.
Police said the circumstances of the boy’s disappearance were considered suspicious.
Investigators said Terrell Rhodes, 27, was identified as the primary suspect early on.
On Tuesday, May 11, Rhodes was arrested for the murder of Amari Nicholson. He was held without bond at the Clark County Detention Center.