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Las Vegas breaking news for January 11, 2018

Las Vegas breaking news for January 11, 2018
Posted at 6:44 AM, Jan 11, 2018
and last updated 2018-01-11 20:44:32-05

This is a roundup of all the breaking news from around the Las Vegas valley for January 11, 2018.

10:42 A.M.

The Nevada Department of Corrections reported on Thursday that around 4:19 a.m. Jan. 8, 76-year-old Nathan F. Kimmel died at the Regional Medical Facility inside the Northern Nevada Correctional Center in Carson City. Since 1977, Kimmel had been serving a sentence of life without the possibility of parole for first degree murder and attempted murder in Washoe County.

10:30 A.M.

A 55-year-old man died after a possible medical episode led to a crash at North Durango Drive at the intersection of West Oso Blanca Road. READ MORE

9:15 A.M.

Las Vegas police say a shooting took place in front of a check cashing business on 1141 N. Jones, near Vegas Drive. READ MORE

6:15 A.M.

A crash in the airport connector tunnel on Thursday morning is resulting in delays for motorists on the road.