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Police arrest suspect in Friday's deadly shooting

Police have arrested a man suspected of shooting and killing another man late Friday night in North Las Vegas.

The shooting happened just before 11:30 p.m. on the 3700 block of Reseda Circle which is near Pecos Road and Carey Avenue.

Officers arrived at the scene to find a 24-year-old Hispanic man shot in the stomach, according to the North Las Vegas Police Department. The victim died at the hospital.

Investigators originally thought the shooting was accidental, but later determined it to be a homicide.

Police arrested 25-year-old Mauricio Miranda who was reported to be with the victim prior to the shooting.

The Clark County Coroner's Office will release the identity of the victim... Read More

CCSD bus involved in crash in North Las Vegas

A Clark County School District bus was involved in a crash with a car and juvenile pedestrian in North Las Vegas Thursday morning.

The crash happened around 6:30 a.m. on Commerce Street near Carey Avenue. The juvenile who was struck suffered minor injuries and was transported to the hospital.

The students on the bus were not injured... Read More

NLV Police investigates homicide near MLK and Lake Mead

North Las Vegas police investigated a homicide near N. MLK and W. Lake Mead boulevards.

According to officers, the crime scene is in the 2000 block of Hassell Avenue.

There wasn't any other information released.

This is a developing story.... Read More

Man arrested for April 2016 homicide in North Las Vegas

A 35-year-old man has been arrested in connection to a homicide that occurred on April 15, 2016.

Raul Lara of North Las Vegas was arrested for the crime.

According to North Las Vegas Police, on April 15, 2016, at around 11:15 p.m., officers responded to the 2100 block of Carroll Street to investigate a shooting.

Arriving officers say they found a 34-year-old North Las Vegas man suffering from a gunshot wound. The man was taken to UMC where he died from his injuries.

After a long investigation, North Las Vegas Police homicide detectives were pointed in the direction of Raul Lara. On Sept. 29, a warrant was issued for Lara's arrest.

Lara was found and apprehended on Sept. 30 at 1819 Loida Court in North Las Vegas. ... Read More

Police investigate crash, shooting in North Las Vegas

North Las Vegas Police investigated a crash that turned into a shooting Wednesday afternoon.

It happened near Revere Street and W. Gowan Road around 1:30 p.m. Two cars were involved in a car accident, but then one car left the scene.

Another person followed the car that left the scene, and that person was shot.

The suspect was caught and taken into custody.

The victim was taken to UMC with non-life-threatening injuries.

There wasn't any other information released... Read More

Man suffering life-threatening injuries after fight, police say

North Las Vegas SWAT is on the scene of a situation that has left one man in critical condition.

It started around 7 a.m. at a home near Lone Mountain Road and Allen Lane where a man was attacked during a fight, police said.

According to police, the injured man attempted to drive himself to the hospital. He made it as far as Lone Mountain Road and Rancho Drive. Police said, he was suffering from life-threatening injuries when they found him.

"We don't believe this is a random act of violence. We believe that the two knew each other. We're working to determine the relationship between the two. So, as soon as we have information, we'll be sure to share that," said officer North Las Vegas Police Officer Aaron Patty.

No arrests have been made at this time.

All police will share about the victim is that he is 340years-old. ... Read More

North Vegas police still looking for driver in fatal crash

Police in North Las Vegas say they're still looking for a teenage driver who fled the scene of a pickup truck crash with two other people last week, leaving a 17-year-old girl dying in the back seat.

The Clark County coroner says Brittanie Rochelle Chaniece Brown was pronounced dead at University Medical Center following the high-speed crash about 1 a.m. Friday at Cheyenne Avenue and Clayton Street.

Police say the pickup plowed through a bus shelter and overturned in a desert lot, injuring two other female teenagers who were hospitalized but are expected to recover.

The driver and another male in the vehicle fled before police arrived.

Police did not immediately have a description of the driver... Read More