The Clark County coroner’s office said a woman whose boyfriend allegedly killed her and reported it as a suicide in July died from a shotgun wound to the neck.
Alexis Egeland covers crime for the Review-Journal. Prior to joining the team in August 2019, she covered Congress for the Arizona Republic and worked on a national investigation into the climate of Hate in America for News21. Egeland is a native of Rancho Cucamonga, Calif.and a graduate of Arizona State University's Walter Cronkite School of Journalism & Mass Communication.
The man was identified as 40-year-old Leon Tuli Lo. Lo’s cause of death was still pending early Thursday.
Allen Russell, 64, is accused of sexually abusing a young child five or six times a week from January 2012 to January 2017, according to a Metropolitan Police Department arrest report.
Las Vegas Fire and Rescue’s technical rescue team helped recover a human body in the city’s storm drain system early Wednesday.
Jahmal Blanche, 29, was arrested Aug. 2 on charges of sexual assault and kidnapping.
About 100 people gathered Monday night for a candlelight vigil to honor two teens shot and killed in an Aug. 3 double homicide.
Officers responded to a domestic violence call July 26 at a home in east Las Vegas, where they found a man sitting outside, screaming in pain and “bleeding profusely” from his mouth.
Las Vegas took a robbery suspect into custody after a barricade situation in the central valley Sunday night.
Hundreds of friends and family members flooded Davis Funeral Homes on Sunday afternoon to offer condolences to Harlee Deborski’s family.
The Henderson Police Department has identified the officer who shot an unarmed 15-year-old boy Tuesday night after an attempted robbery.
The Clark County coroner’s office has identified the victim of a June 30 crash as 71-year old Christy Ann Smith. The crash was caused by a medical episode.
A woman was arrested on a child abuse charge after telling police she grabbed her son by his feet and slammed him on the bed in an attempt to stop his crying.
Police are urging anyone with information to contact the Metro’s robbery section at 702-828-3591.
The victim was identified Wednesday as 18-year-old Brycen Lee Coburn by the Mohave County, Arizona, medical examiner’s office.
A man was arrested on July 25 after Las Vegas police say he kidnapped two men, broke into their apartment and raped a woman. He faces multiple charges, including kidnapping, robbery and sexual assault.