One person was injured during a police shooting Friday night in southeast Las Vegas after Metropolitan Police Department officers witnessed a possible narcotics transaction.
Forty years after the murder of a woman whose body was found in the remote hills north of Reno, DNA evidence led Washoe County sheriff’s deputies to arrest a man in connection with the case, which is eerily similar to another unsolved murder that took place the same year.
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.
Marcial Escobia and his wife, Nimfa, were headed to church early on Oct. 27 when a suspected drunken driver ran a red light and slammed into their car.