Las Vegas police said they believe shots were fired during a “narcotics-related transaction” near Casada Way and Torrey Pines, and that the boy fled after he was shot.
A number of people heard gunshots in the area of Casada Way and Torrey Pines Drive around 12:30 a.m., Metropolitan Police Department homicide Lt. Ray Spencer said.
Four children under 10 years old were inside a home during a murder-suicide Friday night in the northwest valley, Las Vegas police said.
If Manuel Mata III is convicted of first-degree murder, prosecutors are expected to ask the same panel to send him to death row.
North Las Vegas police have identified a suspect in the fatal shooting last month of another man after an apparent botched drug deal .
Authorities say Juan Hernandez, 25, was dressed as the Joker and identified himself to police as the main character in the film, Arthur Fleck, when he was arrested on Oct. 27.
Las Vegas police believe a man’s death was a homicide after his body was found outside a vacant home Thursday afternoon in the east valley.
Antoine Gorum was fatally stabbed Nov. 5 during an argument with a man who allegedly sold someone “bad meth” that turned out to be bath salts, according to an arrest report.
Angell Cordero Fernandez of Las Vegas emerged as a suspect when investigators began looking into unexpected pizza deliveries in the week before the shooting.
Clark County prosecutors filed second-degree murder charges Wednesday against two men accused of driving under the influence in recent crashes that killed three people.