The teen was playing with a gun just before 5 p.m. on the 7900 block of Terrace Rock Way, near Cimarron Road and Vegas Drive, when he fired the weapon, Metropolitan Police Department Lt. Grant Rogers said.
Southern Nevada’s only state-run psychiatric hospital for adults has lost 15 psychiatrists, 40 nurses and 74 mental health techs over the last decade, records show.
The Department of Labor gave $3 million in grants Tuesday to a Las Vegas organization that helps former prisoners integrate back into society.
The public is invited to pay tribute to Richard “The Old Man” Harrison of “Pawn Stars” fame from 9 a.m.-noon Sunday at Palm Mortuary at 6701 North Jones Blvd.
A heavily used connector ramp at the Spaghetti Bowl interchange will be closed for overnight work Thursday as crews install signs in downtown Las Vegas, the Nevada Department of Transportation said.
Free bottled water will be distributed at bus stations across Las Vegas in July as part of a summertime campaign aimed at reminding transit riders to stay hydrated, the Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada said.
Las Vegas police have released photos of two teenagers who broke into Wayne Newton’s estate last week.
One person is dead after a crash involving a sedan and a tractor trailer in the southwest valley.
A former employee of The Venetian suspected in a deadly shooting at a company picnic in April was transferred to Las Vegas police custody early Tuesday after fighting extradition from a Texas jail for nearly two months.
Two robbers who recently targeted three Las Vegas businesses remained at large Tuesday and police are asking the public to help identify them.