A Nevada man with a criminal history spanning five decades has been sentenced to life in prison for killing an 80-year-old bank customer during an armed robbery in Reno in 2013.
“Everybody’s concerned,” said Metro homicide Lt. Dan McGrath while on the scene of Fabriccio Patti’s shooting Friday. “And it should be not just the police’s concern — it’s the whole community’s concern, that we have a rise in violence, specifically gun violence.”
Fifteen-year-old Alexus Postorino was shot and killed because of a dispute over $450, prosecutors suggested Monday through testimony in the death penalty trial of Norman Belcher.
Police have not yet established a motive for the killing of Michael Tzaras, 46, north of downtown.
Nevada death row inmate Scott Dozier, convicted in two killings, recently told a judge that he wants to die, but state prison officials can’t find a way to execute him.
The man shot and killed by his father Tuesday night “looked up to him,” family members said.
A teen was fatally shot by a smoke shop employee Friday night after he and two other youths entered the southwest valley store wearing masks, likely intending to rob the business, police said.
Kenneth Jefferson, a 48-year-old Las Vegas resident, died at University Medical Center about an hour after he was shot in the chest Wednesday night on the 600 block of North 10th Street, according to the Metropolitan Police Department.
The survivor of a home invasion that left a teenage girl dead from gunshot wounds lifted up his shirt before a jury Friday, showing long jagged scars along his stomach from where he was shot.
The man shot and killed Tuesday night in what police are calling a random shooting has been identified by the Clark County coroner as Ethan Hogan, 25.