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Suspect in Mexico stabbing death captured in North Las Vegas
Suspect in Mexico stabbing death captured in North Las Vegas
Friday, August 1, 2014
A Mexican national accused of a fatal stabbing in his home country nearly 16 years ago has been returned to Mexico after he was arrested last month in North Las Vegas. Pedro Curiel-Herrera, 35, was...
Photo: The Sun's July Nine
The Sun’s July Nine: A look at some of last month’s notorious crimes
Friday, August 1, 2014
From deadly fights and deadly home invasions to a hit on a Las Vegas Strip casino, crimes in July kept police hopping throughout the Las Vegas Valley. Here’s a look at some of the headline-grabbing crimes of the month.
Henderson officers who fatally shot attacker are identified
Henderson officers who fatally shot attacker are identified
Thursday, July 31, 2014
​The Henderson Police officers involved in the Tuesday morning shooting death of a 51-year-old man have been identified as ...
Metro Police ID officers in shooting of suspect in fatal home attack
Metro Police ID officers in shooting of suspect in fatal home attack
Thursday, July 31, 2014
Metro Police have identified two officers in Tuesday’s fatal shooting of a suspect in a carjacking and attacks at two Las Vegas houses where a homeowner ...
Federal charges filed against Bellagio robbery suspect
Federal charges filed against Bellagio robbery suspect
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Prosecutors have filed federal charges against the man accused of robbing the Bellagio and a Las Vegas bank last week. Scott Carmitchel, 34, was charged with ...
Coroner IDs man shot by Henderson Police after officer stabbed
Coroner IDs man shot by Henderson Police after officer stabbed
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
A man shot to death after he reportedly stabbed a Henderson Police officer early Tuesday was identified today by the Clark County Coroner’s Office as 51-year-old Jesse Vigil. Two officers stopped Vigil, who ...
Police release video of shooting at Las Vegas Strip mall
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Metro Police have released surveillance video of a shooting earlier this month at the Fashion Show mall on the Las Vegas Strip as well as video of a vehicle of interest. A suspect was seen getting into...
Police: Couple in fatal home attack were out to steal car
Police: Couple in fatal home attack were out to steal car
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
A woman arrested Tuesday morning after a homeowner was fatally shot and his wife stabbed with a screwdriver said she and an accomplice talked their way into the house to ...
Las Vegas gang member pleads guilty to drug, racketeering charges
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
​A member of the Las Vegas Playboy Bloods street gang pleaded guilty to one count of racketeering conspiracy and one count of possession with intent to distribute cocaine base today ...
Man arrested in kitchen-knife attack on two brothers
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
A Las Vegas man was arrested Saturday after he stabbed two brothers while they sat on the patio of an apartment. Yohandy Gonzalez, 23, left his apartment and ...
Police identify man killed in altercation with roommate
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Metro Police have identified the man who died after an altercation with his roommate took a violent turn over the ...
Bellagio robbery suspect is convict from Kansas
Bellagio robbery suspect is convict from Kansas
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
The suspect arrested in an armed robbery at the Bellagio was identified this afternoon as a Kansas man with a criminal record. Metro Police identified him as ...
Suspect in southwest valley sexual assault surrenders to police
Suspect in southwest valley sexual assault surrenders to police
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
​The suspect who Metro Police say sexually assaulted a woman last week as she was driving near Durango Drive and the 215 Beltway has turned himself in. Nikholeus "Niko" Cleland, 17, was sought in the kidnapping of ...
Police: Man steals candy bar, barricades himself in office
Police: Man steals candy bar, barricades himself in office
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
A Metro Police SWAT team was called in Tuesday after a man stole a candy bar from a Wal-Mart and then barricaded himself in a dentist’s office, Metro Police said. Police received a call at 12:06 p.m. of a robbery...
Suspect shot after 1 killed, 2 wounded in home invasions
Suspect shot after 1 killed, 2 wounded in home invasions
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
A man and woman carjacked a roadside service truck this morning before they broke into two houses, where one person was shot to death and two others were ...

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