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Most wanted in Las Vegas area for week of May 14

Posted at 5:06 PM, May 14, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-15 21:40:19-04

Las Vegas police are asking for help in locating the following suspects. Anyone with information is asked to contact the police are Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555.

On May 14, between 8 p.m. and 9:30 p.m., a male suspect entered three businesses at the 7200 block of South Eastern Avenue, near Warm Springs Road; 4800 block of W. Sunset Road, near Decatur Boulevard; and 3700 block of West Spring Mountain Road, near Valley View Boulevard. He entered the businesses pretending to be a customer. He threatened the employees and forced the employees to give him money.

On May 14, two suspects below entered a pawn store near Sahara Avenue and Maryland Parkway armed with handguns. All employees and customers were able to escape out the back door. The suspects began to smash the glass casing in an attempt to steal merchandise, but were unsuccessful. Both were last seen on foot running toward Sahara Avenue.