Las Vegas police arrest fugitive wanted on Los Angeles murder charge

Las Vegas police have arrested a Los Angeles fugitive wanted on a murder charge.

Authorities said Emanuel Lopez, 26, was one of five members of an L.A. street gang who executed a rival gang member.

Lopez was hiding with friends and family in a neighborhood at Charleston and Lamb boulevards, police said.

Lopez was arrested Friday . He is being held at the Clark County Detention Center until extradition to California.

Contact reporter Mike Blasky at or 702-383-0283.