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Culprit sought in robbery of west valley beauty supply store

Las Vegas police are asking for the public’s help in finding the man involved in the Monday robbery of a Sally Beauty Supply in the west valley. Officers were called just before 3 p.m. to the beauty supply store at 927 S. Rainbow Blvd., near West Charleston Boulevard, where a man entered the business armed with a gun and stole undisclosed merchandise.

Police seek man in south valley Subway robbery

Las Vegas police are asking for the public’s help in finding a man involved in a June 20 robbery of a south valley Subway. Police were called about 1:15 a.m. to the sandwich shop at 4262 Blue Diamond Road, near Arville Street, where a man entered the business, approached the counter and pulled out a gun, demanding money from the cashier.

Travel company settles sex harassment charges

A Las Vegas-based travel wholesaler has agreed to settle sexual harassment and retaliation charges filed in 2009 and 2010 by eight women who said they were harassed by a “senior-level company official,” the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission announced Wednesday.

Henderson police make arrest in bank robbery

Henderson police arrested a man on Tuesday afternoon in connection with a bank robbery that occurred last week. Jeffrey Karr, 36, was taken into custody near Nellis Air Force Base and booked into the Henderson Detention Center to face robbery and burglary charges, police said Wednesday.

Clark County child welfare director resigns

Clark County’s child welfare leader — often criticized by child advocates and defended by county management — has announced she is resigning. Officials confirmed Wednesday that Clark County Department of Family Services Director Lisa Ruiz-Lee is stepping down from her position, although an effective date has not yet been set.