Coroner identifies third UNLV faculty member killed in campus shooting

Posted on AllSides December 8th, 2023
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The Clark County Coroner’s office has identified the third victim killed in Wednesday’s shooting at UNLV as Associate Professor Naoko Takemaru, 69, of Las Vegas. The two other victims killed in the shooting were previously identified as Professor Cha Jan Chang, 64, of Henderson, and Assistant Professor Patricia Navarro Velez, 39, of Las Vegas. All three were killed Wednesday when a gunman, identified by Metro Police as 67-year-old Anthony Polito of Henderson opened fire at Beam Hall, home to UNLV’s business school. Polito, a career professor who had been turned...

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