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Las Vegas breaking news for Oct. 4, 2020

Breaking news for July 18
Posted at 8:03 AM, Oct 04, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-04 23:13:19-04

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

LVMPD SWAT unit has taken the man into custody who was involved in a barricade situation at Pacific Legends West condos.

LVMPD: barricade ended, man taken into custody

3:25 P.M.
LVMPD officers responded to a unit inside the Pacific Legends West condos at 1830 N. Buffalo Dr. for a reported domestic disturbance. Officers were confronted with an uncooperative male whom they believe is armed with a weapon. Officers are attempting to deescalate the situation to resolve the event peacefully. SWAT is responding. Please avoid the area.

4:51 P.M.
LVMPD is conducting a homicide investigation in the valet area of the South Point Hotel Casino at 9777 South Las Vegas Blvd. Please avoid the area.

1:50 P.M.
The RTC reports between a seven and 12-mile backup on the Interstate 15 southbound towards California. Expect delays.

12:29 P.M.
Las Vegas police are investigating a homicide at 9940 South Las Vegas Boulevard. No other details were immediately available. READ MORE

7:33 A.M.
Las Vegas firefighters responded to a fire at a vacant home on Crestline Drive, near Torrey Pines and Alta drives. No injuries reported.


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