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Las Vegas breaking news for Oct. 19, 2020

Breaking news for July 18
Posted at 5:28 AM, Oct 19, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-19 21:15:00-04

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

1:39 P.M.
LVMPD patrol officers responded to a car dealership near Sahara Avenue and Decatur Boulevard regarding a man who was assaulting an employee. Upon arriving, officers made contact with an adult male who appeared to be in a medical crisis. An ambulance responded and the male was pronounced deceased at the scene. This is an active investigation, avoid the area. READ MORE.


A fight broke out at the top of escalators on the Las Vegas Strip overnight near Las Vegas Boulevard and Harmon Avenue. Police say a man fired a gun shortly before 1 a.m. and then everyone involved ran in separate directions. Nobody was hit. Officers detained three people believed to be involved. The investigation remains ongoing.

3 people detained after fight on Las Vegas Strip overnight

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