LAS VEGAS HIGH SCHOOL BRAWL; POLICE SEARCH FOR TWO MORE SUSPECTS.
Written by Tunde Adeyemi on November 16, 2023
Las Vegas police are searching for two more suspects after 17-year-old high school student, Jonathan Lewis Jr was beaten to death.
Eight other suspects aged between 13 and 17 have been arrested and face murder charges.
The teen was caught in a fight in an alleyway near his school, where as many as 10 of his classmates swarmed him.
A video shows that soon after Jonathan and another student started fighting, the larger group of students got involved dragging him to the ground, kicking, punching and stomping him.
Rescued by a member of the public, Jonathan died six days later after suffering “non-survivable head trauma. An autopsy characterized the death has homicide by blunt force trauma.
The brawl took place on 1 November in an alleyway behind the group’s school, Rancho High School.