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Mental Health Evaluation Sought On Man That Beat Roommate With Whiskey Bottle

A defense lawyer is seeking a mental health evaluation for a 40-year-old man accused of beating a 51-year-old woman to death, then spending several days with her corpse before turning himself in to Las Vegas police.


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Man Arrested In Connection With Sexual Assault On Juvenile

(LAS VEGAS)–On December 8, 2014 detectives from the LVMPD Sexual Assault Section began an investigation into allegations of sexual misconduct involving a juvenile. As a result of the investigation, detectives arrested 69-year old Francisco Vivar-Galvez. […]

CBS Las Vegas–12/16/2014

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Two Men Shot While Inside Apartment

One man is dead, and another is recovering after they were shot inside an apartment. Las Vegas Metro police say it happened Tuesday night around 7:45 p.m. Investigators say five people were inside the apartment, […]

CBS Las Vegas–09/10/2014

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Vegas Police Kill Woman In Apartment Knife Attack

Las Vegas police shot and killed a woman overnight after investigators say she broke into a room at a short-term apartment and attacked another woman with a knife.


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Apartments For The Deaf Accused Of Discrimination

An apartment complex designed for the hearing impaired is being accused of discrimination.


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UNLV To Build Student Apartments

A new student housing project on the UNLV campus is moving forward.


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Careless Smoking, Oxygen Blamed For Vegas Fire

Fire investigators say an elderly Las Vegas man is lucky to be alive after another nearly fatal fire started by the deadly combination of careless smoking and medical oxygen.


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Woman Reported Threat 2 Hours Before Her Killing

Police say a man and a woman who were found dead in a Las Vegas apartment over the weekend had reported a threatening encounter with her ex-boyfriend about two hours earlier.


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Police: Axe-Wielding Man Chases Stranger In Vegas

Police say negotiators were called to coax a man out of a Las Vegas apartment after he reportedly chased a stranger down a street with an axe.


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Man Facing Arson Charge In Vegas Apartment Blaze

Firefighters say a man who was treated for minor injuries was arrested on suspicion of arson after a Christmas Eve blaze damaged a Las Vegas-area duplex apartment.