Victim identified in Carson Valley shooting |

Victim identified in Carson Valley shooting

The 36-year-old man found shot to death this morning at his residence on Wildhorse Lane in Johnson Lane has been identified.

Benjamin Oxley was found dead early Thursday morning, at 3:20 a.m., from a suspicious gunshot wound.

Oxley was a tenant residing at the Wildhorse location. He was a rain gutter and installation specialist.

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