HomePoliticsANOTHER THUG BITES THE DUST THIS WEEK Politics ANOTHER THUG BITES THE DUST THIS WEEK June 1, 2018 The Nevada Department of Corrections (NDOC) reports that on Tuesday, May 29, 2018, at approximately 12:25 PM, Inmate Joshua Louis Owens, #1021968, died at the Centennial Hills Hospital Medical Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. He had been found unresponsive in his cell at High Desert State Prison that morning. Inmate Owens, a 37 year old male, was committed from Washoe County on January 4, 2017, and was serving a sentence of 19 to 48 months for Resist Public Officer with the Use of a Deadly Weapon. The Clark County’s Coroner Office responded. An autopsy will be scheduled per NRS 209.3815. Next of kin have been notified.