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April 24, 2014

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Suspect arrested in fatal parking lot shooting
Suspect arrested in fatal parking lot shooting
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Detectives have apprehended a suspect in a deadly Monday night shooting in the parking lot of a Las Vegas apartment complex. Johnathan Perez, 22, is charged with ...
30-year-old charged with trafficking underage girl
30-year-old charged with trafficking underage girl
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Jonathan Tyrone Thompson, 30, is charged with six criminal counts stemming from allegations he tried to seduce an underage girl via social media. Detectives got a tip about Thompson …
Couple barricaded in home with their 2 children surrender, police say
Couple barricaded in home with their 2 children surrender, police say
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
A couple who barricaded themselves inside their home with their two children after losing custody of them surrendered to police Tuesday night after about 10 hours of negotiations, Metro Police said. The man and woman released...
Photo: This undated booking photo shows Jeffrey Chapman,
Man seeks to hide ‘murder’ tattoo before trial
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
A Kansas man charged with first-degree murder is afraid the tattooed mirror-image letters spelling out the word "murder" across his neck might prejudice a jury, so he is asking for ...
Man arrested in double stabbing at apartment complex
Man arrested in double stabbing at apartment complex
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Metro Police have arrested a man suspected in a double stabbing that left one person dead in an apartment complex parking lot. John Russell, 50, was arrested Monday and...
Teen gets prison time in hit-and-run outside NLV church
Teen gets prison time in hit-and-run outside NLV church
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
An 18-year-old Utah woman who drove away from a crash that injured eight pedestrians outside a North Las Vegas church last summer has been sentenced to...
Police arrest man in string of residential burglaries
Police arrest man in string of residential burglaries
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
A man suspected in a string of burglaries in Henderson and Las Vegas is no longer circling neighborhoods in his red Ford F-150 pickup truck, authorities said. In a joint effort...
Photo: Chante Fields, an Air Force veteran, prepares to g
Specialty court launches to help veterans ‘get back to a place where they feel good’
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Las Vegas Municipal Court:
Homeless, unemployed and struggling with the legal aftermath of a DUI arrest, Chante Fields never guessed her military veteran status would be the key to turning her life around last year. For more than two years, she agonized over fees for the misdemeanor offense until …
Argument may have led to fatal shooting in Las Vegas parking lot
Argument may have led to fatal shooting in Las Vegas parking lot
Monday, April 21, 2014
The fatal shooting happened at 7:24 p.m. in the 1500 block of Harris Avenue, near Bruce Street and Maryland Parkway. It appears two males were arguing in a parking lot when one pulled a gun and ...
Photo: Neil K. Scott covers his face as he is led into Mo
Prep school graduates ran drug ring, police say
Monday, April 21, 2014
Two prep school graduates sought to use their sports connections and business acumen to establish a monopoly on drug sales to high school students in the affluent Main Line suburbs of ...
Desai ordered to federal custody for evaluation
Desai ordered to federal custody for evaluation
Monday, April 21, 2014
A former Las Vegas doctor serving prison time in connection with a 2007 hepatitis outbreak has been ordered into federal custody for a mental competency evaluation in a separate health care fraud case. Desai lost his medical license after ...
‘Ice Road Truckers’ star kidnapped Las Vegas prostitute, police say
‘Ice Road Truckers’ star kidnapped Las Vegas prostitute, police say
Monday, April 21, 2014
A reality TV star who braved treacherous terrain on the History Channel's "Ice Road Truckers: Deadliest Roads" allegedly lured a prostitute to his Las Vegas apartment and held her there against her will because ...
Why one inmate costs taxpayers more than $400,000 a year
Why one inmate costs taxpayers more than $400,000 a year
Sunday, April 20, 2014
The family of convicted murderer Jamie Hein has been denied its request to care for her at home. Hein, who suffers from a rare condition that inflames with stress, needs multiple drug infusions per week, and the state foots the bill for it ...
Northern Nevada youth coach pleads no contest to battery charge
Saturday, April 19, 2014
A Nevada youth soccer coach accused of striking a referee after a game has pleaded no contest to a misdemeanor battery charge. East Fork Justice Tom Perkins banned Elizabeth Deaton, 30, from ...
Two hospitalized after stabbing
Friday, April 18, 2014
A double stabbing this afternoon sent two people to the hospital, according to ...

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