District Attorney May Seek Death Penalty In Double Slaying
(Las Vegas, NV) — Accused killer Bryan Clay could face the death penalty for the brutal slayings of a local mother and her daughter. District Attorney Steve Wolfson says his office will consider capital punishment against the 22-year-old Clay. Police believe he was high on drugs and alcohol when he allegedly killed Yadira Martinez and her ten-year-old daughter Karla on April 15th, and sexually assaulted a 50-year-old woman the same day. Attorney’s for Clay entered a not guilty plea on Wednesday.
Clay is also accused of assaulting his pregnant ex-girlfriend. He remains held in isolation without bail at the Clark County Detention Center.