President Trump is firing up his base in “Sin City” on Friday afternoon, although the Nevada GOP canceled the caucus that had been scheduled for Saturday. The Democrats willin the state on Saturday.
The Las Vegas rally caps off the president’s four-day West Coast swing, which has included, California, and finally Nevada.
LAS VEGAS (KSNV) — A man reportedly threatened to kill his parents and police, resulting in a police shooting Sunday afternoon near Valley View Blvd and Cactus Avenue.
Las Vegas Metropolitan Police said dispatch received an unknown trouble call at 1:28 p.m. During the call, police said no one spoke but a man could be heard in the background making threats.
Enterprise area command officer Andre Mitre and her partner arrived to the scene and knocked on the front door. Police said an elderly man walked out and informed the officers his wife was still inside with her son. 38-year-old Cory Iturribarria, who lived with them.
A Las Vegas dentist set a 5-year-old girl’s mouth on fire while she underwent a routine dental procedure, a lawsuit filed this week alleges.
About a year ago, the Las Vegas girl’s parents took the child to Just For Kids Dentistry & Orthodontics to have multiple crowns placed on her teeth.
When the dentist, Deep Karan Dhillon, used a tool known as a diamond bur to smooth the girl’s teeth while she was under anesthetics, it emitted a spark that “caused the throat pack in (the girl’s) mouth to ignite and produce a fire” that lasted one or two seconds, according to the lawsuit filed by attorneys Alison Brasier and Daven Cameron.
LAS VEGAS (FOX5) — Police said a 93-year-old man shot another man twice before he was shot at and arrested by Las Vegas Metropolitan Police officers.
Officers arrived to 4051 West Viking Road and saw Robert Thomas, 93, standing over an injured man with a gun. They ordered him to drop the gun and fired one shot though a glass door, hitting Thomas’ jacket.
Zimmerman said Thomas put the gun down on a desk and officers arrested him. Thomas’ only injury was a cut to his head during the arrest.
LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — A man and woman were arrested Thursday morning after a police pursuit in the Artesian Heights area of the valley.
Las Vegas police say the pursuit began when police officers spotted a grey Mercedes-Benz with stolen plates. They attempted to stop it, but the driver refused.
Chopper 13 caught up with the chase near Westwind Road and Sahara Avenue.
WATCH RAW VIDEO OF PURSUIT AND ARRESTS BELOW
During the short pursuit, the driver lost control and the vehicle spun out near Duneville Street and Oakey Boulevard.
The man and woman jumped out of the car and began running.
The man hopped over several walls and attempted to get into a home on Dunveille Avenue before he was arrested.
LAS VEGAS– The woman runs up to a house in Las Vegas and bangs on the door. Seconds later, a man jumps out of a white sedan and sprints up to her. He throws her to the ground and kicks her in the stomach as she tumbles down the home’s front steps.
“Why would you do that?” he yells.
“Stop, stop, please,” she sobs as he hauls her away by the hair and drags her to the car.
The kidnapping incident was captured on a home surveillance video at 12:48 a.m. on Wednesday, Las Vegas police said. The victim and her alleged captor have not been seen since and their identities are unknown.