LAS VEGAS – Las Vegas woman with multiple murder charges Saturday in the shooting death of her three roommates, who lived in what authorities described as a “problem house.”
Christine Sanchez, 47, is currently being held in a county jail on three counts of open murder with a deadly weapon. According to the Las Vegas police, she was in an ongoing dispute with her roommates. When the victims returned to the home Friday in the afternoon, all four got into an argument.
It was at that moment, Sanchez pulled out a gun and shot the trio several times, police said.
Responding to the officials, two men in a bedroom, and a woman into a second bedroom. They were all pronounced dead at the scene.
Their names were not released.
The police Lt. Then McGrath said the Las Vegas Sun that seven to eight people can be in the house, which he described as a “crash house” where people came and went.
The officers are called to the house, in the city of the southeast side, at least a dozen times this year on the failures and crimes against property. McGrath said everyone on the street is aware that there are still problems at the house.