Advertisement

54-year-old Scottsbluff man arrested for murder of 23-year-old Scottsbluff male

Police release the names of the Scottsbluff homicide victim and his alleged assailant.
Homicide investigation underway in Scottsbluff.
Homicide investigation underway in Scottsbluff.(NBC Nebraska Scottsbluff)
Published: Nov. 28, 2020 at 3:02 PM CST
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (KNEP) - Police have arrested a 54-year-old Scottsbluff man for the murder of a 23-year-old Scottsbluff male, according to the Scottsbluff Police Department Saturday.

Gregory Scott Moore, 54, has been arrested for 2nd Degree Murder and Use of a Weapon to Commit a Felony. The victim has been identified as Fernando Camacho-McBride, 23, also of Scottsbluff.

Moore was first contacted at 122 E15th St. in Scottsbluff Wednesday morning, when officers were dispatched to conduct a welfare check on him, Scottsbluff Police Chief Kevin Spencer said in a press release Saturday.

When Scottsbluff Police arrived at the apartment, Moore wasn’t alone --they found Camacho-McBride deceased at the scene. Police obtained a search warrant for the property and initiated a homicide investigation Wednesday afternoon.

An autopsy was preformed Saturday morning, according to Scottsbluff Police. Results and evidence collected throughout the ongoing investigation will be forwarded to the county attorney’s office.

Copyright 2020 KNEP. All rights reserved.