A North Las Vegas Justice Court bailiff accused of paying a teen boy for sex is now facing an additional sex trafficking charge.
The lawsuit, filed on Tuesday in District Court, alleges that Maysen Melton tackled the plaintiff around May 2016 and sodomized her against her will.
Marshal Jered Pace, 50, was arrested Friday after his shift at the North Las Vegas courthouse, court documents show. He faces 2 counts of soliciting a minor for prostitution.
Prosecutors told jurors during closing arguments that two fellow teens — Jaiden Caruso and Kody Harlan — planned to rob and kill 17-year-old Matthew Minkler.
The attorney for Noah Hadley, accused of fatally shooting his girlfriend after a Henderson house party, called the young woman’s death a “tragic accident.”
Former Henderson Detention Center officers who say they were forced to work overtime without pay have filed a class-action lawsuit against the city.
Prosecutors lodged seven new felony charges Thursday against Matthew Terry, who is accused of committing sex acts with several children.