A Las Vegas man has been charged with attempted murder and other crimes after he allegedly fired at police during a traffic stop last week.
Metro Police have served search warrants in connection with an investigation of Las Vegas Constable John Bonaventura.
Las Vegas police say the crash happened a little before 9:30 p.m. Monday on East Bonanza Road and North Eastern Avenue.
Services were held for a second police officer killed in an ambush in Las Vegas last weekend.
Two suspects shot and killed two Metro officers as they ate lunch at a pizza parlor. Moments later, a bystander was also killed at a nearby Walmart before the assailants, a man and a woman, took their own lives.
Danny Wadsworth, shot and killed in an encounter with Metro Police last week, took his own life, according to Undersheriff Jim Dixon, who briefed reporters Thursday n the incident.
A purse-snatching Friday night at Town Square led to a high-speed chase and a shootout on Sahara Avenue, west of the Strip.
An allegedly drunk man drove his car onto a sidewalk near Clark High School, struck a student, breaking her leg, then fleeing the scene before his apprehension a short while later.
Four injured as police search for suspects from weekend incident
Top Metro officials reportedly have been questioned by the FBI about threats and intimidation in the lead-up to last month’s BLM confrontation with armed supporters of Cliven Bundy near Bunkerville.