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Las Vegas breaking news for Aug. 7, 2019

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Posted at 6:09 AM, Aug 07, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-08 01:15:17-04

The following is a roundup of breaking news from around the Las Vegas valley.

9 P.M.
Las Vegas police are investigating a shooting involving an officer near Paradise Road and Sahara Avenue. Police say the shooting happened in the 3600 Block of Paradise Road shortly before 9 p.m. The suspect is in custody and being transported to Sunrise Hospital in unknown condition. READ MORE

4 P.M.
Police are at the scene of a shooting in the 9300 block of W. Desert Inn Road near Desert Inn and Fort Apache roads, according to officials. Officers responded to a call of reports of three people trying to break-in to a home in the area around 2:30 p.m. During the event, police say one of the suspects was injured by a gunshot wound and was transported to UMC Trauma. READ MORE

12:12 P.M.
Police say a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle near Town Center Drive and Crestdale near Hualapai Way. A woman was transported to UMC Trauma with serious injuries. Streets have been closed in the area. READ MORE

6 A.M.
Police are on scene of crash near Craig Road and Jones Boulevard.


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