A man killed Wednesday night in the central Las Vegas Valley appeared to have been shot during a drug deal that turned into a robbery, police said Thursday afternoon.
After her mother was gunned down in a foiled robbery on Jan. 11, 2018, Sheyla Padilla was too shocked and too busy planning a funeral to feel the way she does today.
Las Vegas police identified a murder suspect in part due to his “blue/greenish” colored braces, an arrest report said.
Two men stand accused of murder in what police say was botched robbery of a moped rider on June 1. A friend who drove the pair toward the moped rider helped police identify them, according to a Metropolitan Police Department arrest warrant.
The suspect in a string of robberies was shot on Thursday after he ignored commands and drove his vehicle toward officers who were trying to arrest him, body cam footage shown at a briefing Monday shows.
One of two people arrested in the Wednesday shooting death of a 60-year-old woman has been identified. Las Vegas police named Kamari Collins, 18, as a suspect.
Two men are in custody in connection with the shooting death of a 60-year-old woman Wednesday outside of her northwest valley home, according to Las Vegas police.
Las Vegas police initially believed that Gustavo Carcamo was fatally shot during a targeted attack, but they now suspect he died while robbing a passerby with his girlfriend.
The 25-year-old man killed in a west valley shooting Wednesday night has been identified. He was Martell Williams, 25, of Las Vegas, according to the Clark County coroner’s office.
According to Las Vegas Review-Journal records, Metro investigated 171 homicides, not including the 58 deaths from the mass shooting on Oct. 1.