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Las Vegas breaking news for August 6, 2018

Posted at 1:07 PM, Aug 06, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-07 06:57:01-04

This is a roundup of all the breaking news from around the Las Vegas valley for August 6, 2018.

4:50 P.M.

Henderson police responded to a call of an unresponsive infant in the 2000 block of Babylon Mill Street, near Wagonwheel Drive and Boulder Highway. The baby was transported to the hospital before being pronounced deceased. The age and sex of the baby is unknown. Family services has been called.

1:45 P.M.

Two RVs and 2 boats are burning near Interstate 15 and Las Vegas Motor Speedway. The RVs and boats caught fire near storage facility. No other information is available. 

1:05 P.M.

Las Vegas police are on the scene of a fatal shooting involving a police officer in the 2200 block of Bonanza Road near Tonopah Drive. The address is for Kensington Suites. Police say they were responding to a call about a possible suicidal person with a knife when the shooting occurred. Road closures may be in effect. READ MORE

INTERACTIVE MAP: Shootings involving Las Vegas valley officers in 2018


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