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I-Team Exclusive: Video shows 2 alleged members of Aryan Warriors dragging body of murder victim

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Almost two dozen people are accused of belonging to the Aryan Warrior gang. They’re also accused of committing crimes such as murder, drug trafficking, and much more. On Wednesday, the 8 News NOW I-Team learned two of those defendants could face the death penalty.

Prosecutors say the Aryan Warrior gang is responsible for four murders in the massive criminal case. On Thursday, the I-Team obtained never before seen video evidence of the actual crime.

The exclusive video, which is also at the center of a civil lawsuit, will be used as evidence in one of the murders. The civil lawsuit was filed in federal court by the murder victim’s family.

WARNING: The video below is disturbing and graphic.... Read More

Gilcrease Pumpkin Patch opening day announced

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — It may still feel like summer outside, but one orchard is ready to ring in the fall season. Gilcrease Orchard announced their pumpkin patch will be open starting September 28.

The fall hours will be Thursday – Sunday from 7 am – 2 pm starting on the 28th. Entrance to the orchard is free and wagon rides are also free.

There will be caramel apples, kettle corn, apple and pear cider, hayrides and apple cider donuts available for sale, along with plenty of other fall staples.

To stay up to date on all things Gilcrease Orachard, click here, then sign up for weekly email updates in the top right corner of the website... Read More

Graduation held for new Metro officers

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — It was graduation day for 17 new police
officers. Metro held a ceremony to honor the graduates from the training academy.

The recruits began their journey on March 15. The class is
made up of officers from five different states and three other countries including:
Mexico, Ethiopia and the Philippines. They range in age from 22-34, and five of
the officers are women.

The class also features five veterans who served across
three branches of the military. ... Read More

WEB EXTRA: Aryan Warrior Surveillance

*WARNING THIS VIDEO IS GRAPHIC AND DISTURBING*

INDIAN SPRINGS, Nev. (KLAS) — The I-Team has obtained video that is being used as evidence in one of the murder cases linked to those accused of being Aryan Warrior Gang members. Prosecutors say the gang is responsible for four murders.

The video above is also at the center of a civil lawsuit filed in federal court by the murder victim’s family.

This is an uncut view of one surveillance video in the High Desert State Prison. ... Read More

Bigelow Aerospace introduces new space life-support systems

NORTH LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — A space technology company in North Las Vegas creates what may be the future of space living. Bigelow Aerospace staff showed 8 News Now reporter Cristen Drummond the latest advancement — a compact structure that is a variant of the B-330 — that inflates for astronauts to live in after launch, providing more volume while doing missions.

“What we’re doing is novel. It’s
really unique,” President and Founder Robert Bigelow said.

It’s a huge step forward for the company
since developing the Bigelow Expandable Activity Module or “BEAM” for
the international space station. That was an experiment three years ago to test
and validate expandable habitat technology. Now the founder, Robert Bigelow
wants to do more.

“We haven’t put any people into our
structures,” Bigelow said.

But that changes with the B-330... Read More

Multiple suspects arrested in string of home surveillance camera thefts

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Las Vegas Metro Police arrested a group of suspects who are accused of stealing exterior surveillance cameras, including doorbell cameras from homes in the West side of the Valley.

Detectives from the Northwest and East Area Commands were able to gather evidence from the footage at the time of the thefts, as well as, use advanced investigative techniques to identify and arrest the involved suspects.

Although much of the items stolen had already been sold to unknowing buyers, other evidence did lead investigators to the suspects, including stolen items from the homes they allegedly robbed.

The arrests were made Friday, September 6 and Saturday, September 7.

The four suspects arrested were: Allison Tapp, 27, Daniel Donoho, 22, Jesse Langley, 26 and Gary Burt, 43. ... Read More

Season one success for Aviators in Summerlin

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) – The Aviators first season at Las Vegas Ballpark has ended that created a buzz among local fans.

The team was happy to make the playoffs but if championship isn’t reached, the season always ends too soon. In the latest edition of ‘Flyin High,’ 8 News Now thought it would be a great chance to look back at a fun season where the ballpark was the star of the show and season.

8 News Now Sports
anchor Ron Futrell has the story. ... Read More