Mineral County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s assistance for information after a bar fight at a Hawthorne establishment turned into a shooting incident.
The sheriff’s office received an emergency call from Barley’s Sports Bar on Nov. 21 at approximately 11:05 p.m. for a fight in progress.
In a press release from the sheriff’s office, it stated that upon further investigation Mineral County deputies found evidence of a shooting within Barley’s Sports Bar.
A further investigation during the week led to the identity of the 42-year old shooting victim, Allen Cocken.
The Mineral County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in solving this crime. If you have any information regarding this incident, please call the sheriff’s office at 775-945-2434 or the Crime Tip Line at 775-945-2500.
A $1,000 reward is being offered for the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the shooting.
A representative for Barley’s was contacted for comment. None was given.