Most wanted in Las Vegas area for week of May 14

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 April 25 around 5:10 p.m., a victim was stabbed by a woman in the 600 block of Fremont Street. The male victim said the woman approached him while he was sitting on a bench, indicated she had been watching him, bent over to give him a hug, and then stabbed him twice in the back of the neck with an unknown object. Police describe the woman as a black female in her 30s, about 5 feet 8 inches tall, and weighing 180 pounds. She was last seen wearing an orange shirt and green pants. 

On May 17, the suspect robbed a business in the 600 block of East Sahara Avenue, near Maryland Parkway, and fled. The suspect took an undisclosed amount of U.S. currency from the register and was seen reaching in his waist area, possibly for a weapon. Suspect was last seen as he rode away on a small black bike. Suspect generally described as a black man in his 30s, around 6', with short braided hair, wearing a long sleeve blue or black shirt, black shorts, and light colored slip on styled shoes.

In May 2017, four suspects entered a business on the 3000 block of South Maryland Parkway, near Vegas Valley Drive. One of the suspects was armed with a weapon and they all stole undisclosed items. The suspects fled in an older model 4-door sedan, possibly similar to an Oldsmobile. The suspects are described a black man in his 20s, 5'8"-5'9", with multiple tattoos on his face and neck; a black woman between 18 and 20 years old, 5'4"; a dark-skinned black man in his 20s, 6', 2"-3" afro, wearing a gray tank top; and a black man in his 20s, 5'10"-5'11", wearing a fisherman's cap with the word "DOPE" on the front.

On May 14 around 12:50 a.m., officers responded to a shooting in the 3200 block of North Civic Center Drive. An adult male was found with an apparent gunshot wound and was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Detectives are trying to find two men who had contact with the victim prior to the robbery and shooting. The first suspect is described as an African-American male with a bald head and a goatee. The second suspect is light skinned or mixed race male with straight hair braided into pony tails.

Also 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.


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