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Suspect arrested in Bellagio robbery

Jesse Jones robbed the Bellagio Friday and escaped with a fat wad of cash, but it didn’t take long for Las Vegas police to find him. Jones, 32, was arrested by Metro SWAT officers Saturday night at the Hard Rock. He wasn’t hard to spot — he has a prominent “White Pride” tattoo above his eyebrows.

Metro says officers facing more danger

So far, 2014 has been a particularly violent year for officers. The Metropolitan Police Department has seen a spike in officer involved shootings across the valley. But a national expert says statistics are cyclical and don’t accurately measure whether officers are facing more or less danger.