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July 31, 2015

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Police: Elderly woman found dead at home was attacked
Police: Elderly woman found dead at home was attacked
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
An elderly woman found dead a Spring Valley home on Wednesday was attacked by an unknown person who fled before officers arrived, according to Metro Police. Police did not say ...
Inmate who escaped from work crew is captured
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
An inmate who escaped Tuesday afternoon while on a state Division of Forestry work crew in the east valley was captured this morning, according to the Nevada Department of Corrections. Kerran Dade, 21, was taken into custody near ...
Officer shoots inmates with pellet gun to break up prison brawl
Monday, July 27, 2015
Four inmates were hurt at the High Desert State Prison when an officer shot them with a pellet gun to break up a fight. The Nevada Department of Corrections said ...
Man taken to hospital after being shot in leg in southwest valley
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
Police were called about 1 p.m. to the area near Spring Valley Parkway and Glade Avenue, where a shooting was reported ...
Man was shot and killed by owner of moped he allegedly stole, police say
Man was shot and killed by owner of moped he allegedly stole, police say
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
Police were called about 8 a.m. Tuesday to the 2800 block of East Charleston Boulevard, near Mojave Road, where they found a man with gunshot wounds to the chest, police said ...
Police seek man they say robbed woman at gunpoint off Boulder Highway
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
The suspect, described as a 6-foot tall black man weighing about 175 pounds, fled the scene in a gold-colored four-door sedan with a heavyset white woman ...
Man’s body found north of downtown Las Vegas
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
At 4:48 a.m., officers received a call from a construction worker who discovered the body in the area of East Owens Avenue, near North Main Street and North Las Vegas Boulevard, Officer Michael Rodriguez said ...
Las Vegas officials yank store owner’s business license after synthetic-drug arrest
Las Vegas officials yank store owner’s business license after synthetic-drug arrest
Thursday, July 16, 2015
By the time Metro Police visited Thamer Jarjees's 702 Mart on East Charleston Boulevard in early February, Las Vegas business licensing officers had already ...
Police body cam video shows traffic stop turn deadly
Police body cam video shows traffic stop turn deadly
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
Metro Police released body camera video today that shows a traffic stop for a broken taillight turn suddenly violent after the agitated driver pulls a gun, leaving ...
Trial set for man jailed without conviction since 2008
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
A Nevada state court judge scheduled a retrial in less than three weeks for a Las Vegas man who has been jailed for nearly seven years on sex assault and other charges, but hasn't been convicted of a crime. Prosecutor James Sweetin said Tuesday that Warren McClinton has had at least ...
Sentencing postponed in Strip sex trafficking case
Sentencing postponed in Strip sex trafficking case
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
Sentencing was postponed for a 25-year-old Nevada prison inmate facing three to 10 more years and sex offender registration after pleading guilty before trial to a Las Vegas Strip sex trafficking charge. Clark County District Court Judge Eric Johnson ...
NLV Police say argument led to man, 78, shooting his wife to death
NLV Police say argument led to man, 78, shooting his wife to death
Monday, July 13, 2015
Police arrested a 78-year-old man suspected of shooting and killing his 70-year-old wife in their North Las Vegas home. The man, identified as Arthur Mattox ...
Woman, 41, arrested after attempting to shoot boyfriend
Monday, July 13, 2015
A woman was arrested overnight after reportedly pointing a shotgun at her boyfriend and barricading herself at a residence in the eastern part of the Las Vegas Valley, according to Metro Police ...
Police: Chicago-area officers hurt in attack; kill assailant
Sunday, July 12, 2015
Authorities say a shotgun-wielding man opened fire on suburban Chicago police officers responding to a 911 house call about a woman who was having trouble breathing.
Two in custody after fight, shooting in northeast valley
Sunday, July 12, 2015
One woman was shot and two people are in custody after a fight in the northeast valley this afternoon.

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