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Breaking news for August 14, 2017

Posted at 4:16 AM, Aug 14, 2017

This is a roundup of all the breaking news in the Las Vegas valley for August 14, 2017.

4 P.M.

The Nevada Department of Corrections notified the media on Monday at 54-year-old Norman Fye died in the infirmary of High Desert Prison on Aug. 3. He was committed from Clark County on July 24, 2011, and was serving 120 months to life with the possibility of parole for sexual assault of a victim under the age of 16. An autopsy has been scheduled.

10:46 A.M.

An armored car was robbed at around 10:46 a.m. Monday at a Wells Fargo bank in the 100 block of North Pecos Road. Police say that when one of the guards got out of the vehicle, the guard was confronted by someone with a gun and robbed. There are 2 suspects. No one was injured. An undisclosed amount of money was taken. The FBI is involved in the investigation.

8 A.M.

Firefighters say that a person who was passing by the fire earlier this morning called 911 and alerted the residents to the fire by throwing rocks at a window. Heavy flames and smoke were coming from the balcony area of a condo at the Wells Condominium complex on the corner of Durango and Alta drives when firefighters arrived. 2 adults live in the condo. The couple told fire investigators they had been outside smoking on the patio before going to bed. 2 people in a condo below were also displaced because of the fire.

4 A.M.

Firefighters are on the scene of a fire near Durango  and Alta drives.







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