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Las Vegas breaking news for January 8, 2018

Posted at 5:05 AM, Jan 08, 2018
and last updated 2018-01-09 08:33:13-05

This is a roundup of all the breaking news from around the Las Vegas valley for January 8, 2018.

5:36 P.M. 

One person has died in a crash near Civic Center Drive and Cheyenne Avenue in North Las Vegas. No other details have been released. 

6:45 A.M.

Two cars involved in crash near Washington Avenue and Las Vegas Boulevard. Motorists should avoid area. 

5:18 A.M.

Police investigating an apparent suicide at McCarran International Airport. Police say an adult male appears to have jumped from the employee parking garage. He was pronounced dead at scene. 

5:06 A.M.

A man in his 30s stumbled into a 7-Eleven near Sierra Vista and Cambridge Street and told the clerk he had been stabbed. He was transported to a hospital and is expected to survive. The suspect, who is known to the victim, is still outstanding.


Police say a man in his 30s was stabbed earlier today at the Siegel Suites on South Martin Luther King Boulevard. The victim was transported to hospital with non-life threatening stab wounds. A black male, reportedly armed with a shotgun, was seen running from the scene before officers arrived. Police say there could be more than one suspect. The stabbing was reported at 12:47 a.m. 



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