A Las Vegas man wanted in the November fatal shooting of his girlfriend in the southwest valley has been arrested, according to Clark County Detention Center records.
John Jaffey was fatally shot Dec. 16 while walking 6 feet in front of his mother, Jasmin Vargas, 25, who police said pulled the trigger.
Aaron Ingram, 30, was booked at the Clark County Detention Center Dec. 24 on charges of murder, robbery, and burglary with use of a deadly weapon.
The shooting early Thursday occurred as a resident of the apartment complex on the 5400 block of Mountain Vista Street was accosted as he returned from the gym, police said.
Las Vegas police were searching Wednesday for a woman seen in surveillance video reaching into her purse in the resort’s lobby, inadvertently causing a firearm to discharge.
John Jaffey, the 3-year-old boy killed last week when his mother pulled the trigger of her handgun thinking it was unloaded, is remembered as a “fun, energetic, funny kid.”
A Las Vegas officer who exchanged gunfire with a suspect Saturday during an investigation in east Las Vegas has been identified.
A woman arrested after fatally shooting her 3-year-old son told police she was trying to remove the magazine when the gun went off.
Aldo Araiza Jr., 20, of North Las Vegas, vanished in July 2000 after getting into a vehicle in North Las Vegas with two men he knew.
The shooting happened about 11:30 a.m. Tuesday on the 1400 block of North 23rd Street, near Owens and Eastern avenues.