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Authorities: Bomb threat leaves northwest Las Vegas Walmart

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180″/ > LAS VEGAS( FOX5) – A northwest Las Vegas grocery store got a bomb danger on Saturday morning, cops said.

Las Vegas City police officers were dispatched to reports of a bomb threat at a Walmart Super Center on 3041 Rainbow Boulevard, near Cheyenne Avenue at 9:55 a.m. City units supposedly browsed the store and did not find any bombs, according to Lt. Isaac Auten.

Walmart management chose to evacuate the store as a precaution, police stated.

No injuries were reported. City officers are on the scene investigating the preliminary danger.

Stay with FOX5 for updates.

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Student apprehended after hazards against northwest valley middle school

Friday, Feb. 23, 2018|6:20 p.m.

. A 14-year-old student accused of making threats versus Ralph Cadwallader Intermediate school was apprehended on Friday, according to the Clark County School District.

The kid’s arrest came a day after a 16-year-old Rancho High School trainee was positioned in handcuffs for similar dangers and after a mass casualty shooting in Florida perpetrated by a previous trainee recently.

“The arrest offers us with an opportunity to advise moms and dads to have discussions with their kids about reporting any possible suspicious activity or habits to school administration and/or law enforcement,” stated Shannon Manning, Cadwallader assistant principal, in a letter to parents.

Additional details on the arrest was not instantly available.

Principal: Man tried to lure student at northwest Las Vegas intermediate school

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title= “( Google Street View)” border=” 0″ src= “/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/16065774_G.png” width=” 180 “/ >( Google Street View ). A letter was sent house Monday from the principal of Anthony Saville Middle School in northwest Las Vegas alerting parents of a male who tried to entice a student near the school.

According to the letter from Sean Davis, the man approached a student in a red vehicle, but the student ran away and is safe. Law enforcement is examining the incident.

The primary urged safe practices, consisting of:

Stroll in groups to and from school.Never take rides from strangers.Should and shout as loud as you can.

The full letter sent out from Principal Sean Davis can be read below.

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Daddy detained for killing 10-month-old child in northwest Las Vegas

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180″/ > LAS VEGAS( FOX5)- A 31-year-old man was arrested Friday in Chicago for eliminating his 10-month-old child in northwest Las Vegas previously this week, inning accordance with Metro Authorities.

Eric Chu was arrested in Chicago “in connection to the murder.”

On Jan. 23, at about 4:51 p.m., LVMPD was called to the 9200 block of West Charleston Boulevard to respond to a 10-month-old child not breathing and a guy threatening medical staff. The child was taken to Summerlin Hospital with life threatening injuries “that seemed a result of battery,” City stated. The infant was later on taken to UMC.

The child died the next night. Authorities identified Chu as the suspect and determined he had actually run away Las Vegas. Metro’s Repeat Culprit Program determined Chu may have been headed to Chicago. United States Marshals discovered Chu in Chicago Friday and arrested him. He was waiting for extradition since Friday night.

The baby and cause of death were not recognized.

City said anybody with information about this case need to contact the LVMPD Abuse and Overlook Area by phone at 702-828-3364, or by email at [email protected]

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Cops look for burglary suspect in northwest Las Vegas

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LAS VEGAS( FOX5)-. An armed burglar is on the loose after stealing products from victims inside an organisation in northwest Las Vegas. Cops said they reacted to a break-in contact the 3000 block of North Rainbow Boulevard, near Cheyenne Avenue, on Nov. 2.

Victims were robbed at gunpoint at that place, according to City, with the burglar fleeing the scene prior to authorities arrival.

Authorities said the suspect was referred to as a man in his early 20s who was last seen wearing a black hoodie with a gold owl on the front, basketball shorts and white shoes.

Officers did not immediately report any injuries in this occurrence however advised anybody with more info to call Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555.

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Road rage shooting leaves man dead in northwest valley

2 eliminated in evident murder-suicide in northwest Las Vegas


2 individuals are dead after an obvious murder-suicide in northwest La Vegas, inning accordance with City cops.

Officers were contacted us to the 10000 block of West Alexander Road, near Grand Canyon Drive, at 8:30 p.m. Sunday.

“Six fast shots right in a row,” neighbor Dustin stated. He asked FOX5 to withhold his last name.

According to authorities, Thomas Acosta, 44, killed his other half Noel, 46, then turned the weapon on himself. Noel’s teen daughter called 911.

“They had a 15-year-old daughter,” Dustin stated. “It’s lucky she’s OK physically, however mentally she’s going to be going through a lot for a long period of time.”

In a Facebook post, a female who said she’s Thomas’ stepmom published about the disaster. “Depression, abandonment, mental instability, misconception … are real sensations that have to be dealt with,” the message stated.

“It’s so hard to wrap your head around,” neighbor Jennifer Cress said.

Cress stated she knew Noel but not Thomas.

“I never saw a guy,” Cress said. “I didn’t understand she was married. I thought she was a single mama.”

Cress likewise stated Noel was a great neighbor who liked her kids.

“There were constantly teens at her home so I understand she was hospitable,” Cress said. “The kids always seemed actually happy.”

Stay with FOX5 for the most recent details.

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Rainfall strikes northwest Las Vegas; more anticipated


Rain falls in Henderson on Aug. 11, 2017. Thunderstorms are expected this evening in higher elevations of the valley, such as Summerlin and Centennial Hills, according to the National Weather Service.

Friday, Aug. 11, 2017|4:26 p.m.

Parts of the northwest Las Vegas valley were struck with.1 to.5 inches of rainfall this afternoon, inning accordance with the National Weather Service.

Thunderstorms are expected this night in greater elevations of the valley, such as Summerlin and Centennial Hills, inning accordance with the service. That could bring strong winds, lightning and hail.

The showers and strong winds likewise hit Henderson in the late afternoon.

Saturday, there’s a 25 percent opportunity of rains.

Pedestrian, 69, eliminated while crossing roadway in northwest Las Vegas

Friday, July 14, 2017|2:01 p.m.

. A pedestrian with a walker who detectives say ran across a northwest valley roadway trying to beat traffic was struck and eliminated by an automobile early Friday, according to City Cops.

The 69-year-old Las Vegas lady passed away at University Medical Center, authorities stated.

Medics and officers were dispatched about 12:15 a.m. to Durango Drive, south of Hitt Center Court near Deer Springs Way, cops stated.

An investigation figured out that the woman was running with a walker from east to west when she was struck by a 2004 Ford Mustang that was heading south on Durango on a middle lane, police said.

This was the 78th traffic death examined by City, police stated.

Guy dead in apparent execution-style killing in northwest Vegas

Police block an area of Cypress Trail and Coran Lane, just off Rancho Drive, after a homicide on June 6, 2017. (Luis Marquez/FOX5) Cops block an area of Cypress Trail and Coran Lane, just off Rancho Drive, after a homicide on June 6, 2017. (Luis Marquez/FOX5) Authorities obstruct a location of Cypress Trail and Coran Lane, just off Rancho Drive, after a homicide on June 6, 2017.( Luis Marquez/FOX5). LAS VEGAS( FOX5) -. Police believe a male who was found dead in northwest Las Vegas late Monday night may have been shot execution style. Las Vegas City authorities were called to the area of Coran Lane and Cypress Path, which is south of Rancho Drive and Lake Mead Boulevard, at about 11:30 p.m.

. Inning accordance with Lt. Dan McGrath, of City’s Murder Section, a white male in his 50s was found deal with down in the street and handcuffed from behind. Cops stated the man appeared to have actually suffered a gunshot wound to the head.

” I would call this an execution,” said McGrath. “He’s handcuffed. Does not appear like much sign of a battle.”

Cops had no immediate information on possible opponents. They likewise kept in mind no one in the location called them regarding a gunshot.

The identity of the decedent will be released by the Clark County Coroner’s Office.

Stay with FOX5 and fox5vegas.com for updates.

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