Kwavon’tia Thomas’ friends and extended family gathered Friday in the North Las Vegas parking lot where he was killed.
Officers arrested a 54-year-old man in a road-rage shooting that injured two men Friday evening in North Las Vegas, police said.
Las Vegas defense attorney Alexis Plunkett threatened to have her former boyfriend killed behind bars, prosecutors said in court papers filed Friday urging a judge to revoke her bail.
Otis Tanner, 43, allegedly lured the woman to a house in July after she was kicked out of the Shade Tree shelter in North Las Vegas, then sexually assaulted her and held her prisoner until she was able to escape.
The Nevada attorney general’s office has made its final argument of the year to the state’s high court in a drawn-out legal battle over prison execution drugs.
The court said James Marlin Cooper, charged in November 2016 with child abuse and battery, should be granted a new trial because the trial judge did not question prosecutors’ dismissal of two black potential jurors.
Jermariun Hickman, 17, is being held at the Clark County Detention Center on one count of murder with a deadly weapon after being arrested Thursday night in Laughlin, North Las Vegas police said.