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July 26, 2016

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Crime

Scooter rider dies after being hit by two cars near Russell, Flamingo
Sunday, July 24, 2016
A man is dead after a hit-and-run involving two vehicles and a scooter near Russell and Flamingo roads in which one person faces DUI charges ...
One person killed in shooting at apartment complex after 'heated argument'
Sunday, July 24, 2016
Metro Police are investigating a shooting that left one man dead this morning at an apartment complex in the central valley ...
Drive-by shooting leaves one dead
Sunday, July 24, 2016
man is dead after a drive-by shooting Saturday evening, marking the 100th homicide investigated by Metro Police this year ...
Woman found dead in ransacked home remembered as 'exceptional musician' and 'beautiful soul'
Saturday, July 23, 2016
A renowned symphony viola player, Mary Margaret Trimble honed her stringed-instrument abilities in the '70s alongside the likes of Las Vegas regulars Frank Sinatra and Sammy Davis Jr. Her body was discovered on a bed in her home by a cleaning crew Wednesday morning ...
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California governor denies parole for Manson follower
Friday, July 22, 2016
California Gov. Jerry Brown denied parole Friday for Leslie Van Houten, the youngest follower of murderous cult leader Charles Manson who is serving a life sentence for killing a wealthy grocer and his wife more than 40 years ago ...
Man already in jail named suspect in 2 homicides
Friday, July 22, 2016
A man already jailed on attempted murder, assault and weapon charges will face two murder counts in the slaying of a man found last year in northwest Las Vegas and a woman killed in a drive-by shooting early this month ...
Three sought in robbery of jewelry store at outlet mall
Friday, July 22, 2016
Three hooded and armed men are being sought by Metro Police in connection to a jewelry store robbery Thursday night at the Las Vegas North Premium Outlets ...
Police: Beating of tattoo parlor worker preceded deadly shootout
Friday, July 22, 2016
Packing firearms, Fern Dog and EZ went into a southeast valley tattoo parlor Monday night apparently looking for trouble; only one of them left the business alive ...
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Should problem gamblers get treatment or jail time?
Monday, July 11, 2016
A law designed to help problem gamblers was used for only the third time in Las Vegas this month, when valley attorneys argued that Jerry Nann Meador, a 53-year-old former office manager who stole over $500,000 from a plumbing business, should be released from prison. Passed in 2009, the state law provides framework for ...
Metro Police seek man who robbed business near Fremont, Charleston
Sunday, July 10, 2016
Metro Police are seeking the public’s help to find a man who robbed a business near East Charleston Boulevard and Fremont Street in June ...
Authorities searching for prisoner who escaped in Tonopah
Sunday, July 10, 2016
uthorities are searching for a man who walked away from a minimum-security prison this morning in Tonopah ...
Man goes in restaurant to report being shot
Sunday, July 10, 2016
A man was wounded this morning after a driver shot him, but Metro Police was not classifying the incident as road rage ...
Mother accused in newborn's death said she didn't want more children, police say
Saturday, July 9, 2016
In the short moments she was alive, "Baby Girl Salazar" cried out for about 10 seconds after her first breath, her mother told Metro Police ...
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Lombardo praises specialty Metro unit's inroads against crime
Thursday, July 7, 2016
Dozens of piled-up firearms covered almost every inch of a rectangular table in front of Clark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo as he touted a concentrated effort to curb violent crime that has plagued ...
Henderson man, 23, arrested on murder charges after daughter found dead in home
Sunday, July 3, 2016
A Henderson man was arrested Saturday evening in connection to the death of his 3-year-old daughter ...