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Las Vegas breaking news for May 17, 2018

Posted at 12:50 PM, May 17, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-18 14:03:42-04

This is a roundup of all the breaking news from around the Las Vegas valley for May 17, 2018.

7:20 P.M.

Witnesses are reporting a heavy police presence at Boulevard Mall. This is an active situation. More details to come. READ MORE

5:30 P.M.

Emergency crews are at the scene of a brush fire near Sam Boyd Stadium. The Bureau of Land Management says that 40 acres have been damaged by the fire and it is currently 60% contained as of 11 a.m. on May 18.

4:38 P.M.

Las Vegas police are investigating a 3-car crash involving a stolen vehicle near Sandhill Road and Harmon Avenue. READ MORE

12:45 P.M.

The Albertsons located at 7075 W. Ann Road, near Rainbow Boulevard, was evacuated after employees received a message pertaining to a bomb threat. A Las Vegas police K9 unit is going to sweep the facility. 


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