An online fundraiser for a Las Vegas police officer facing criminal charges in connection with in-custody death last month has raised more than $30,000 since going live Tuesday.
A Las Vegas police officer told officer Kenneth Lopera to release his chokehold on Tashii Brown, but the officer continued his hold for another 46 seconds, a Metropolitan Police Department report on the officer’s arrest shows.
Thomas Randolph had six wives. Four are dead. On Monday, lawyers are scheduled to start picking jurors for a trial on charges that Randolph hired a hitman to kill his last wife and then killed the hitman.
A driver found the man handcuffed and bleeding from the head about 11:30 p.m. Monday. Metropolitan Police Department Lt. Dan McGrath said it appeared the man was shot in the head.
The Clark County coroner’s office said Alejandro Gonzaga-Juarez, 34, died from a gunshot wound to the chest early Saturday morning at a North Las Vegas nightclub.
The officer involved in the death of Tashi Brown will face criminal charges, Sheriff Joseph Lombardo announced Monday.
After dialing 911, Carly Kalbfleisch, 26, told emergency dispatchers that she thought she killed her mother. When officers arrived, she told them she hoped she had, according to an arrest report.
A 40-year-old man faces a first-degree murder charge in a fatal stabbing last week outside a convenience store.
The 25-year-old man stabbed to death in an apartment Wednesday was a computer engineering student at UNLV, a university spokesman said Friday.
Police said he shot at officers and had told his girlfriend he wanted officers to kill him prior to the shooting, Metropolitan Police Department said.