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October 26, 2014

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Homeless man arrested in death of transient at encampment
Saturday, October 25, 2014
Henderson officials said the suspect, Amos Martinez, is also homeless and lived in another encampment near where the victim was found. According to city officials, Martinez beat the man to death after a disagreement.
Las Vegas man accused of random hammer attacks on people, vehicles
Las Vegas man accused of random hammer attacks on people, vehicles
Saturday, October 25, 2014
Damien D. Robins is being held in the Henderson Detention Center and faces six counts of attempted murder and one count of assault with a deadly weapon, Henderson Police spokesman Keith Paul said ...
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Police seek suspects in fast food restaurant robbery
Friday, October 24, 2014
Police are seeking the public's help in identifying two males they say robbed a fast food restaurant in the southwest valley ...
2 arrested, 2 sought in gunpoint robberies near Las Vegas Strip
2 arrested, 2 sought in gunpoint robberies near Las Vegas Strip
Friday, October 24, 2014
Police are still seeking two suspects after arresting two men in an armed robbery spree Tuesday near the Las Vegas Strip, according to Metro Police. Four men with at least one firearm robbed several people throughout ...
Man, 44, found dead at Henderson homeless camp
Friday, October 24, 2014
Detectives are investigating the death of a 44-year-old man whose body was found Thursday night at a Henderson homeless camp where he was staying, police said. The body was found about ...
Henderson Police seek new leads in 2005 slaying
Henderson Police seek new leads in 2005 slaying
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Recent developments in the investigation into the 2005 slaying of Henderson businessman Danny Cates have led detectives to believe there may be ...
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Coroner: Domestic fight victim died of multiple stab wounds
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Authorities have ruled that a woman found dead earlier this week after a domestic violence incident at her Las Vegas home died of multiple stab wounds. Clark County coroner's officials have ruled ...
Google tip led to Metro officer’s arrest on child porn counts
Google tip led to Metro officer’s arrest on child porn counts
Thursday, October 23, 2014
A Metro Police patrol officer has been arrested on counts of possession and distribution of child pornography after Google tipped off the authorities. The officer, identified as ...
Police: Suspect fires shots at carjacking scene in Spring Valley
Police: Suspect fires shots at carjacking scene in Spring Valley
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
A carjacking suspect fired shots before fleeing the scene of the crime in the southwest valley this evening.
Last of four defendants in convenience store robbery spree is sentenced
Last of four defendants in convenience store robbery spree is sentenced
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
The last defendant from a convenience store robbery spree in April 2012 was sentenced to prison this week. Michael Hall, 28, was sentenced on Monday to 16 years in prison and ...
School locked down while police search for robbery suspect
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
A lockdown at an east valley elementary school was lifted after Metro Police arrested a suspect in an armed robbery this morning. Police received reports about ...
Police working to ID suspect in casino cage robbery
Police working to ID suspect in casino cage robbery
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a man accused of robbing the Silver Sevens casino ...
Las Vegas inmate who fibbed about having Ebola is identified
Las Vegas inmate who fibbed about having Ebola is identified
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
An inmate who police say lied about having been exposed to the Ebola virus has been identified and will face an additional charge because of ...
2nd suspect arrested in deadly west valley home invasion
2nd suspect arrested in deadly west valley home invasion
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
A man suspected of participating in a home invasion last month that left a man dead was arrested Monday, Metro Police said. Robert Figueroa, 28, was booked ...
Committee being formed to address ballooning jail costs
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Citing a $28 million deficit at Clark County’s downtown jail, Metro Police officials this morning said the department needs help tackling the facility’s ballooning costs. Metro Deputy Chief Todd Fasulo, who oversees ...

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