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.
Manuel Mata III’s daughter testified Wednesday that she hid in the closet of her bedroom after hearing gunshots that left his girlfriend and her 17-year-old daughter dead.
A woman was arrested Wednesday after her child found her gun in his backpack, Clark County School District police said.
Marissa Diaz, 29, and her alleged co-conspirator, 38-year-old Randall Cooper, were taken into custody just after 1 a.m. on Oct. 25.
Douglas Haig previously pleaded not guilty to one count of manufacturing ammunition without a license in connection with the sales. A change of plea hearing is expected Tuesday.
A third defendant in the death of a 24-year-old model faced a Las Vegas judge Wednesday on murder and kidnapping charges.
Police reports indicate a Las Vegas man facing multiple charges in connection with in a drunk driving crash early Saturday admitted to investigators that he’d been drinking prior to the collision.