Person of interest sought after apparent homicide

KINGMAN - The Mohave County Sheriff's Office is looking for a person of interest in an apparent homicide in the 2800 block of Lass Avenue Friday morning.

Eric Blake Depierro, 20, was reportedly the last person known to have seen the 54-year-old victim before he was discovered dead around 6:23 a.m. Friday. The man had a wound to his neck, although the exact cause of death is still under investigation.

The name of the victim has not been released pending notification of next of kin.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Mohave County Sheriff's Office at (928) 753-0753 or Silent Witness at (928) 753-1234.