Las Vegas breaking news for November 5, 2017

This is a roundup of all the breaking news from around the Las Vegas valley for Nov. 5, 2017.

10 P.M.

Las Vegas police are investigating a homicide that occurred at East Karen Avenue and Sherwood Street shortly after 8 p.m. Police say they responded to the area after reports of hearing gunfire were called in. They found a man with at least one gunshot wound laying on the sidewalk. The victim was transported to Sunrise Trauma where he later died. Homicide detectives are investigating the shooting. 

3:23 P.M.

The American Red Cross is assisting twelve adults and eight children after an apartment fire near Flamingo Road and Maryland Parkway. The 2-alarm fire happened around 12:57 p.m. Sunday, and was knocked down at 1:34 p.m. Eight total apartments were affected and two people were injured.  

12:24 P.M.

Las Vegas police say that patrol cars have been told to provide "a visible presence" in areas surrounding local churches in response to the mass shooting at a church near San Antonio this morning. Officials clarify that there has not been a local threat. 

RELATED: Gunman kills 20 during Sunday church service in Texas, shooter dead


WATCH: Click here to watch 13 Action News

Get more news on the KTNV KTNV Facebook and Twitter pages

Watch KTNV news and livestreams on Roku and Apple TV

Print this article Back to Top