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Las Vegas breaking news for January 22, 2018

Las Vegas breaking news for January 22, 2018
Posted at 5:03 AM, Jan 22, 2018
and last updated 2018-01-22 20:31:01-05

This is a roundup of all the breaking news from around the Las Vegas valley for January 22, 2018.

4:20 P.M.

Francisco Maldonado, an 18-year-old student at Legacy High School, was arrested on Monday morning for having an unloaded 9MM gun in his backpack. The school was tipped off that there was an adult on campus with a gun. Maldonado was arrested around 9 a.m. No one was hurt. Maldonado is facing charges of possession of a dangerous weapon on school property. 

2:16 P.M. 

Police are looking for a man who robbed a Citibank, located at 8701 W. Sahara Ave., near Durango Drive. Police said the man told employees that he had a weapon. No one was injured. The robber fled with an undisclosed amount of money. 

5:50 A.M.

Police are still searching for a suspect(s) after a clerk working at a Chevron gas station at St. Rose Parkway and Seven Hills Drive reported being "beat up" at 4:15 A.M.

The Chevron convenient store was ransacked and the clerk was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. READ MORE

5:40 A.M.

A crash on Charleston and Lamb boulevards is causing traffic delays in all directions. This is a developing situation and we will post more information as it becomes available.

12:17 A.M.

Several people were injured during a crash at approximately 12:17 a.m. Five people were in the vehicle at the time of the crash. The vehicle rolled over and caught fire. An 11-year-old girl was ejected from the vehicle. All of the occupants were transported to 3 local hospitals. The girl’s injuries were serious but she is expected to survive. It happened on U.S. 95 north of the Horizon exit.


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