Baghdad Metro Map on In May 1990, North Las Vegas police arrested 19- year-old Kinnie Deon Poole and charged him with Gunter’s murder based upon eyewitness testimony and physical evidence (minus the gun) found at the scene. According to the police theory of the crime, the teenager shot the pop singer during a failed robbery attempt. At trial in December 1990, Poole, a self-described street hustler, told the court that he spent the days before the shooting drinking hard liquor and smoking rock cocaine with Gunter and another man, Little George Thomas. The trio went to the North Las Vegas neighborhood to score more cocaine when Gunter and Thomas began arguing. Gunter slammed on the brakes and pulled a pistol from beneath the seat. Poole: I freaked. I ran. Baghdad Metro Map 2016.