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February 7, 2016

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Police: Suspect arrested in fatal New Year’s Day shooting in NLV
Police: Suspect arrested in fatal New Year’s Day shooting in NLV
Tuesday, January 5, 2016
A suspect was arrested Monday in connection with the shooting death of a 44-year-old North Las Vegas man on New Year's Day ...
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Judge sentences Ammar Harris to death in Strip shooting, crash
Monday, January 4, 2016
A man convicted in a fatal shooting and crash on the Las Vegas Strip that left three people dead in 2013 was sentenced today to death after a judge accepted ...
Three held in slaying of Mexico mayor a day after taking office
Sunday, January 3, 2016
Three people, including a minor, were being held Sunday in the slaying of a newly inaugurated mayor just hours into her term in a gang-troubled central Mexican city ...
Man who took Snapchat selfie with robbery victim arrested
Sunday, January 3, 2016
Police in Northern California say they have arrested a man accused of armed robbery thanks to a Snapchat selfie he took with one of the victims.
Two shot outside Reno bar following argument
Sunday, January 3, 2016
Reno police say two people were wounded after an argument led to a shooting outside a bar ...
Two arrested in connection to shooting in 24 Hour Fitness parking lot
Sunday, January 3, 2016
Two people were arrested Saturday in connection with the Dec. 29 killing of a California man in a gym parking lot in the west valley, according to Metro Police ...
Police: Man stabbed to death at apartment complex
Wednesday, December 30, 2015
One man was killed and another arrested after a stabbing at a central valley apartment complex early this morning, according to Metro Police. Officers were called about 1 a.m. to the ...
Man arrested in slaying of 28-year-old woman in North Las Vegas
Man arrested in slaying of 28-year-old woman in North Las Vegas
Tuesday, December 29, 2015
A man was arrested in Southern California last week in the shooting death of a 28-year-old Las Vegas woman earlier this month, according to North Las Vegas Police. Vernon Newson Jr., 32, was arrested ...
Photo: Former sheriff's deputy Quinnie Donald poses Dec.
Former deputy waits decades to be cleared in fatal shooting
Monday, December 28, 2015
A single gunshot has haunted Quinnie Donald for more than five decades. The former Alabama sheriff's deputy shot and killed a black man in 1964 outside a house known for selling illegal booze. If the same events played out today, the death of Frank Andrews might have become a flashpoint in the national debate about police use of force and minority rights.
Nevada court upholds conviction in gasoline fire attack case
Sunday, December 27, 2015
The Nevada Supreme Court has upheld the battery and attempted assault convictions of a man serving six to 15 years in state prison for dousing a man with gasoline and setting him on fire at a Las Vegas convenience store three years ago.
Man named in slaying during Strip fight-night events
Thursday, December 24, 2015
A man awaiting sentencing after pleading guilty in an unrelated robbery case will face a murder charge in the death of a 27-year-old man during a fight-night confrontation last May outside a Las Vegas Strip resort ...
Metro Police seeks 2 suspected of tricking convenience store clerks
Thursday, December 24, 2015
Metro Police are seeking two suspects wanted for burglary and obtaining money under false pretenses at multiple local convenience stores
Police arrest man accused of throwing fatal punch
Wednesday, December 23, 2015
A man accused of fatally punching another man at the Paris valet area in May has been arrested, according to Metro Police. De Angelo Mathews, 23, was rebooked ...
Shock jock, formerly of ‘Opie and Anthony,’ arrested in fight
Sunday, December 20, 2015
A radio shock jock who hosted "Opie and Anthony" is facing charges over a fight with a woman at his New York home.
Man who fled scene of fatal hit-and-run arrested Saturday night
Sunday, December 20, 2015
A 35-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly hitting and killing a moped rider in North Las Vegas on Saturday night.

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