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Arrests made in death of Good Samaritan

Two people have been arrested in the death of Good Samaritan who tried the stop the robbery of a convenience store in September.

Members of the Las Vegas FBI Criminal Apprehension Team located Michael Maria Falus, 38 and Larry Allen Gray Jr., 43, in Reno. The two were taken into custody by the FBI and transported back to North Las Vegas.

Falus is facing charges of murder with a deadly weapon, robbery with a deadly weapon and duty to stop at the scene of an accident. Gray is facing charges for murder with a deadly weapon, robbery with a deadly weapon and robbery.

Falus is accused of stealing items out of an AM/PM on W. Lake Mead on Sept. 16 and then getting into a Jeep Grand Cherokee. As they were driving away, a concerned citizen attempted to intervene and was struck by the Jeep. He later died... Read More

Ground breaks on brand new entertainment complex in NLV

Monday was an exciting day for one North Las Vegas neighborhood as city leaders gathered at a groundbreaking for a brand new entertainment complex. The new state of the art cinema will be located right across from North Las Vegas City Hall on Las Vegas Boulevard and Hamilton Avenue.

Maya Cinema officials say the project is more than a decade in the making. Those involved say it should help revitalize the area.

What is now a 32-acre parcel of land will soon be transformed into a 165,000 square foot commercial and entertainment center complete with a deluxe 14 screen movie theater.

"We see this as a great opportunity for a wonderful population and a great population that has nowhere to go but up," said Moctesuma Esparza, Maya Cinemas.

Maya cinemas two-story theater promises to be state of the art, including an auditorium with a 70-foot screen and Dolby immersive sound. There will also be deluxe recliners to sit in while enjoying the movie... Read More

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