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Homicide takes over investigation into missing woman

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Homicide takes over investigation into missing woman

By Krista Hostetler. CREATED Mar 18, 2014

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- The Homicide Division with the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department has taken over the missing person investigation into the disappearance of 45-year-old Irma Mkrtchyan.

Mkrtchyan was last seen in the area of West Desert Inn Road and South Durango Drive on Jan. 19, 2014.

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Investigators have interviewed numerous people in connection with Mkrtchyan’s disappearance.

As the case has evolved, facts and circumstances indicate Irma Mkrtchyan may have been the victim of foul play.

"They see something suspcious here, they just didn't find the body," said Irma's brother Davit.

Mkrtchyan is a white female, standing 5'5" and weighing 120 pounds.

Anyone with information about this case is urged to contact police at at (702) 828-3521, or to remain anonymous contact Crime Stoppers at (702) 385-5555.

Krista Hostetler

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Krista Hostetler is currently the Senior Web Editor for ktnv.com and KTNV Mobile.