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2 charged in fatal shooting of Hawaii woman in Las Vegas could face death penalty

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Published: Feb. 11, 2022 at 4:31 PM HST|Updated: Feb. 11, 2022 at 5:33 PM HST
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HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A grand jury in Nevada has indicted the two men accused of murdering a Waipahu grandmother on New Year’s Eve.

Jordan Ruby and Jesani Carter are accused of fatally shooting 66-year-old Clarice Yamaguchi during a robbery at a Las Vegas shopping mall.

Clarice Yamaguchi was remembered as the sweetest wife, mother, grandmother, aunt, friend and...
Clarice Yamaguchi was remembered as the sweetest wife, mother, grandmother, aunt, friend and co-worker to everyone who knew her.”(Courtesy)

Both suspects are being held without bail.

A county prosecutor has said the case may be considered for the death penalty.

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