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February 27, 2017

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Police: Father accused of murder threw baby in playpen
Friday, February 10, 2017
Stressed out about the constant cries of his baby, Keshawn Doucet grabbed the 3-month-old by the legs and ...
Man arrested for allegedly robbing Las Vegas sports book after Super Bowl
Man arrested for allegedly robbing Las Vegas sports book after Super Bowl
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
An armed man was arrested after he allegedly robbed the sports book at the South Point. Israel Jackson, 32, was taken into custody after a confrontation with ...
Rulings could shape Vegas trial of 6 in Bundy ranch standoff
Rulings could shape Vegas trial of 6 in Bundy ranch standoff
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
A federal judge in Las Vegas is considering crucial rulings about what jurors will hear in the trial of six defendants accused of stopping U.S. agents at gunpoint from ...
Photo: Judge Stefany Miley listens to attorneys during a
Family fears retaliation from alleged child molester after judge slashes bail
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
The mother of a young girl authorities allege was sexually assaulted by the woman’s ex-fiancé last year is dismayed: “If he does get out, what could he do to us?” asked Crystal Padua. “Will he knock on the door? Will he show up?” Against prosecutors’ objection last week, a judge ordered Henry Altamirano’s bail to be significantly reduced from $1 million to ...
Police: DNA leads to arrest in strangling of NYC jogger
Sunday, February 5, 2017
DNA evidence, some of it matching what was found beneath the victim's fingernails, led investigators to make an arrest in last summer's strangling of a woman who encountered her killer while on an evening run, police said Sunday ...
Man killed behind business near Sahara, Valley View
Sunday, February 5, 2017
A man was stabbed to death during a fight behind a central valley business Saturday night ...
Photo: Metro Police crime scene analysts works a scene af
Suspect admits to helping dismember, dispose of body in vacant lot, police say
Friday, February 3, 2017
Inside a scorched suitcase in a dusty desert lot, detectives made a grisly discovery, a man’s body parts, minus his head, hands and parts of his legs. Authorities this week identified two suspects ...
Police ID woman forcibly taken from Las Vegas apartment
Police ID woman forcibly taken from Las Vegas apartment
Monday, January 30, 2017
Metro Police said they are searching for a white minivan after a woman was seen being dragged from her apartment and into the van against her will Monday morning in ...
Suspect arrested in fatal stabbing of man in east Las Vegas
Sunday, January 29, 2017
Police say a suspect has been arrested in connection with a fatal stabbing in east Las Vegas ...
Man shot while allegedly casing west valley neighborhood for burglary dies
Sunday, January 29, 2017
The man who was shot while he and a group of people were “casing” a west valley home Saturday night has died ...
Slaying suspect apprehended after manhunt in east valley
Thursday, January 26, 2017
A homicide suspect was captured Thursday night after a manhunt in the east valley near Charleston Boulevard and Sloan Lane ...
Security guard who accidentally shot jewelry store worker was state-certified
Security guard who accidentally shot jewelry store worker was state-certified
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
The security officer who Henderson police said inadvertently shot and killed a jewelry store employee during a robbery Saturday was up-to date on his training certifications and ...
Employee shot by security guard during attempted robbery at Henderson jewelry store
Employee shot by security guard during attempted robbery at Henderson jewelry store
Sunday, January 22, 2017
The shots that killed a jewelry store employee during an attempted robbery Saturday night in Henderson were fired by a store security guard, according to Henderson Police ...
Employee slain in robbery at Henderson jewelry store
Employee slain in robbery at Henderson jewelry store
Sunday, January 22, 2017
The Jared the Galleria of Jewelry employee, only described as being a female, died at Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center, Henderson police spokeswoman Michelle French said.
Police searching for suspect in morning shooting at east valley nightclub
Police searching for suspect in morning shooting at east valley nightclub
Saturday, January 21, 2017
A shooting at an east valley nightclub this morning left a patron dead and waitress wounded. An initial investigation determined the shooter ...