This is a roundup of all the breaking news from around the Las Vegas valley for May 1, 2018.
The man wanted in the Henderson barricade situation was identified as 30-year-old David Nguyen, a fugitive wanted in Arizona by the Pima County Sheriff’s Office. A warrant was issued charging Nguyen with armed robbery, aggravated armed robbery, aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, possession of narcotics and paraphernalia and fleeing. Nguyen had been on the run for over 10 years.
UPDATE MAY 18: The Clark County Coroner identified the man killed in the rollover crash as 45-year-old Steven Lee Cox from Las Vegas.
ORIGINAL: A man is dead after his pickup truck rolled near Bermuda Road and Windmill Lane around 9:50 p.m. According to Las Vegas police, the truck was heading south on Bermuda Road when the driver veered off into the desert area. The driver was ejected from the truck and died on scene.
UPDATE MAY 2: The hikers were found safe and unharmed around 9 a.m. Wednesday.
ORIGINAL: A man and woman are reportedly stuck at Juniper Canyon inside Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. Las Vegas police say they received a call regarding stranded hikers around 9:13 p.m. Due to weather conditions, Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department's Search and Rescue cannot respond. No injuries have been reported.
Henderson police said the hostage situation has been cleared on Mira Montana Street. The man surrendered to police and was taken into custody without incident. There were no injuries to the hostage, suspect or officers.
All clear on the hostage/barricade. Suspect surrendered to police and was taken into custody without incident. No injuries to hostage,suspect or officers.
UNLV is reporting an outage affecting the Lied Library, Carol Harter Classroom Building Complex and other buildings on the west side of campus. NV Energy is reporting about 1,700 customers being affected.
A power outage is affecting portions of UNLV's campus including Lied Library, Carol Harter Classroom Building Complex (CBC), & others on the west side of campus. NV Energy crews are working to determine the cause & correct the issue as quickly as possible. https://t.co/qhKQ6peQXZ
Henderson police said an armed man took a male acquaintance hostage inside a condo on Mira Montana Street, just north of the Galleria Mall. When U.S. Marshals tried to serve an arrest warrant, they say the man was armed.
Henderson police are responding to a hostage and barricade situation at 700 Mira Montana Street, near Stephanie Street and Galleria Drive. Police were responding to the area to serve a warrant for a suspect wanted by U.S. Marshals. SWAT is on scene. There are road closures in the area.
Hostage/Barricade at 700 block of Mira Montana after attempted warrant service for suspect wanted by US Marshals. SWAT on scene. Avoid the area as there are road closures.