The northbound lanes of Nellis Boulevard are closed between Charleston Boulevard and Stewart Avenue because of what Las Vegas police have called “a barricade with an armed male.”
A judge denied a man’s motion to withdraw his guilty plea, so he will face his sentencing in January for the 2013 killing of a 75-year-old woman.
Circumstances of the attack just before 9 a.m. outside a 7-Eleven at Bonanza Road and Las Vegas Boulevard North were unclear and the attacker remained at large.
A man arrested in November by Metropolitan police is wanted in Texas for the slaying of a convenience store clerk, authorities said.
A 32-year-old man shot by a Las Vegas officer at the McCarran International Airport was able to access a restricted area through a malfunctioning door, according to an arrest report.
A man was stabbed in his back and side Wednesday afternoon at the Molasky Family Park, near Twain Avenue and Maryland Parkway, the Metropolitan Police Department said.
A jury trial has been postponed to September for a man accused of killing his attorney wife and staging her death as a suicide in January 2015.
A Las Vegas man pleaded guilty Wednesday to federal charges after he was arrested in 2012 with more than $200,000 in fraudulent tax refunds.
A man must spend up to four years in prison for fatally shooting his 19-year-old girlfriend this summer after a house party in Henderson.
The Never Give Up Youth Healing Center, a youth residential psychiatric facility, formerly shared the property of the now-shuttered private boarding school Northwest Academy.