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Las Vegas breaking news for Nov. 7, 2019

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Posted at 6:50 AM, Nov 07, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-08 02:03:32-05

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

10:55 P.M.
Narcotics detectives are investigating after a pre-planned narcotics search warrant was serviced in the southwest part of the valley. Shortly before 3:30 p.m. SWAT served a search warrant for narcotics detectives on Nara Vista Way near Tropicana Avenue and Rainbow Boulevard. Several people were detained without incident.

8:50 P.M.
Crews are on the scene of a fire in Searchlight. Shortly before 8 p.m. Clark County Fire Department responded to a reported fire in a building at 201 Griffin Park. Crews from Laughlin and Las Vegas are assisting. Firefights say the building is fully involved, meaning the fire and smoke is widespread, and that communication is limited in the area of the fire. Check back for updates as more information becomes available.

6:37 P.M.
Red Rock Search and Rescue is asking for the public's help locating a missing woman. 73-year-old Judiith Schnepf was last seen in the area of Carson and 4th Street on Nov. 4. Anyone with information is asked to call police at (702) 828-3111 or the Missing Persons Detail at (702) 828-2907


2:55 P.M.
There is police activity near Mile Marker 13 on Interstate 15 heading headed towards California. All southbound lanes were closed initially, but 2 lanes have reopened. Motorists should expect delays though at this time.

1:25 P.M.
Las Vegas police were called to reports of a motorcycle crash on Flamingo Road near Rainbow Boulevard. Officers had a travel lanes closed for the on-scene investigation.

6:42 A.M.
Las Vegas Fire & Rescue is on the scene of a house fire at 7136 Junction Village Ave. near West Lone Mountain Road and North Tenaya Way. READ MORE.

Fire crews still on scene, but it’s no longer smoking. pic.twitter.com/bturGI4PVa

— @SeanKTNV (@seanktnv) November 7, 2019


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