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December 19, 2014

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Police: $40,000 of electronics stolen from elementary school
Police: $40,000 of electronics stolen from elementary school
Thursday, December 4, 2014
More than $40,000 of electronic equipment was stolen from an east valley elementary school early Wednesday morning, Clark County School District Police said. One or more people broke into ...
Hit-and-run suspect’s bloody bumper left at scene, police say
Hit-and-run suspect’s bloody bumper left at scene, police say
Wednesday, December 3, 2014
After Michael Grubbs was hit and killed while pushing his granddaughter in a stroller along South Rainbow Boulevard, all that was left at the scene was ...
Judge pulls probation for ex-fighter War Machine
Judge pulls probation for ex-fighter War Machine
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
A judge in Las Vegas revoked probation for former Mixed Martial Arts fighter War Machine on a prior felony conviction while he awaits ...
State to release findings from study on death penalty costs
State to release findings from study on death penalty costs
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
State auditors this afternoon are expected to release findings from a study on the cost of administering the death penalty in Nevada. The capital punishment debate here tends to draw more fiscal than moral objections from ...
Suspect sought in Henderson hit-and-run was arrested in July
Suspect sought in Henderson hit-and-run was arrested in July
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Henderson Police are searching for a 35-year-old man in connection with the hit-and-run death of a bicyclist Nov. 15 ...
Las Vegas man gets 10 years in federal methamphetamine case
Las Vegas man gets 10 years in federal methamphetamine case
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
A Las Vegas man who had more than 2 kilos of methamphetamine in his car and 4.5 kilos in a rented storage unit has been sentenced to more than 10 years in prison, according to federal prosecutors. John Ortega, 25, was sentenced Tuesday to ...
Metro investigating strangling death of woman found near Lake Mead
Metro investigating strangling death of woman found near Lake Mead
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Police are seeking information on a 41-year-old woman whose body was found strangled to death near ...
Man stabbed to death on Strip pedestrian bridge; suspect arrested
Man stabbed to death on Strip pedestrian bridge; suspect arrested
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
A man is dead and a suspect is in custody after a stabbing early Tuesday morning on the Las Vegas Strip. Officials received a report about 12:40 a.m. of a man being stabbed on ...
Man arrested in fatal shooting near Las Vegas Strip
Man arrested in fatal shooting near Las Vegas Strip
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
A 27-year-old man has been arrested in Southern California in Saturday’s shooting death of a woman near the Las Vegas Strip, Metro Police said. Kevin Meade was arrested on warrant on ...
2 arrested in theft of property from unlocked cars in Henderson
2 arrested in theft of property from unlocked cars in Henderson
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Two people have been arrested in connection with the theft of items taken from unlocked cars over the past six months, Henderson Police said. Jessica Strong, 28, and ...
Coroner: Woman found near Lake Mead recreation area was strangled
Monday, November 24, 2014
A woman whose body was found near the entrance to the Lake Mead National Recreation Area earlier this month has been identified by the Clark County Coroner’s office as 41-year-old Julia G. Lopez-Miravilla. Lopez-Miravilla died of ...
Suspect sought in robbery of Sunset Station sports book
Suspect sought in robbery of Sunset Station sports book
Monday, November 24, 2014
Henderson Police are trying to identify a suspect in the robbery of the Sunset Station sports book Saturday evening. The man, armed with a handgun, demanded and received cash from a casino employee about 6 p.m. and then ...
Body found along I-15 near Nevada-California border is a mystery
Body found along I-15 near Nevada-California border is a mystery
Monday, November 24, 2014
Authorities were alerted to a body on the shoulder of Interstate 15 spotted by a driver around 6:15 a.m. Sunday, according to a news release from ...
Man shoots, kills woman on Industrial Road, police say
Saturday, November 22, 2014
The woman was walking along Industrial Road near Circus Circus Drive around 5:20 a.m. when she was approached by an unknown male, Metro said. Police said she was accosted by ...
Three men face federal charges in $700,000 jewelry store robbery
Three men face federal charges in $700,000 jewelry store robbery
Friday, November 21, 2014
Three men will face federal charges in connection with the robbery of about $700,000 worth of jewelry last week from a store near the Las Vegas Strip ...

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