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Las Vegas breaking news for January 4, 2019

Posted at 11:32 AM, Jan 04, 2019

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

10:25 P.M.

A 59-year-old female is dead after being struck by a vehicle near East Bonanza Road and North Wardelle Street. Police say the woman, who was in a motorized wheelchair, was crossing Bonanza in a marked crosswalk and was struck by a 2012 Honda Civic, driven by 31-year-old Lonnie Love. The incident is under investigation.

7: 45 P.M.

UPDATE: The missing man has been found and is safe.

North Las Vegas police reported 77-year-old James Moore went missing at about 7:30 a.m. on Friday near the 3900 block of West Alexander Road. His family told police he has dementia and left their home in a red Nissan Versa with Nevada plates 64D-421. Contact NLVPD at 702-633-9111 with any further information.

12:10 P.M.

Police are now saying that it was a man shot and not a woman. Police also said that the shooting took place outside of a hotel room but on property. The man's injuries are non-life threatening.

11:12 A.M.

Police say a woman has been shot at the Wild Wild West Casino on West Tropicana Avenue near the Las Vegas Strip. At this time, it is unknown if it happened inside or outside the casino. The suspected shooter drove south on Interstate 15. It is not known how badly the woman is injured.


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