Suspect charged in William ‘Skip’ Smith murder investigation

Suspect charged in William ‘Skip’ Smith murder investigation

From the Las Vegas Optic

Las Vegas Police are searching for a man investigators allege killed William “Skip” Smith Jr. in August 2019.

An arrest warrant for Seig Isaac Chavez, 40, was issued following a lengthy investigation by LVPD.

Chavez has been charged with first-degree murder and felony tampering with evidence in the stabbing death of 71-year-old Smith. Smith’s body was found in an alleyway between 5th Street and 6th Street on Aug. 16, 2019.