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Hooters Hotel Sports Book Robbed

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Police are investigating a robbery at Hooters Casino Hotel in Las Vegas.

Authorities say an armed man robbed the sports book at the hotel on Monday evening and left with an undisclosed amount of money. 44 more words


Silver Nugget Casino Employees Killed in Fight, Cop Shooting ID'ed

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Authorities have identified two slain casino employees, including one fatally shot by North Las Vegas police.

The Clark County coroner on Saturday says 64-year-old Edgardo Lavado Velasquez, of North Las Vegas, was a homicide victim and 30-year-old Jeremias Cruz was fatally wounded by a police officer at the Silver Nugget casino. 89 more words


Guard Beaten in Vegas Rolex Store Smash-and-Grab

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Police say they’re looking for five armed robbers after a security guard was beaten with a gun during a smash-and-grab robbery at a Rolex store on the Las Vegas Strip. 111 more words


Vegas Police Hunt for K-9 Bulletproof Vests After Dog Death

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas police say they’re still searching for the right fit when it comes to bulletproof vests for their K-9 unit. 121 more words


Cops Arrest Las Vegas Man in Girlfriend's Stabbing Death

LAS VEGAS (KXNT) – Las Vegas Police arrested the boyfriend of a woman found stabbed to death last week, officers said.

Following a week-long search, officers located and arrested 54-year-old Michael Garcia Thursday morning in connection with the killing of his girlfriend Linda Wise in a home on Hobble Creek Drive near Russell Road and Mountain Vista Street. 76 more words


Pedestrian Hit Near Las Vegas Strip in Suspected DUI Crash

LAS VEGAS (KXNT) – A pedestrian was in critical condition Thursday after investigators said she tried to cross Flamingo Road in the pre-dawn hours and was hit by a possible drunk driver. 125 more words


Motorcyclist Killed, Driver Injured in Sahara Avenue Crash

LAS VEGAS (KXNT) – A motorcycle rider was killed and another driver was injured after an SUV turned into the path of the oncoming bike, Las Vegas Metro police officials said. 112 more words

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