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Las Vegas breaking news for Sept. 15, 2019

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Posted at 10:04 AM, Sep 15, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-16 22:14:48-04

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — The following is a roundup of breaking news from around the Las Vegas valley.

10 P.M.
Las Vegas police are investigating a deadly shooting at an apartment complex located in the 5000 block of South Lindell Road. Witnesses reported hearing several guns being fired and officers found a victim with multiple gunshot wounds. He later died at the hospital and police are searching for two suspects possibly connected in the inicident.

INTERACTIVE MAP: Murders in Las Vegas valley for 2019

UPDATE 1:15 P.M.
Las Vegas police say the reports of a suspicious item at Bonneville Transit Center have proven to be unfounded. There is no threat in the area, police say. The regional Transit Center says Bonneville Transit Center is now open, though the customer lobby may remain closed.

UPDATE 11:36 A.M.
The RTC says the Bonneville Transit Center has been evacuated and they are currently picking up transit riders outside the BTC alongside Casino Center. Expect service delays.

UPDATE 10:50 A.M.
Nevada Energy reports power has been restored to most customers in the area of North Buffalo Drive and West Lake Mead Boulevard.

10:45 A.M.
Las Vegas police are responding to reports of a suspicious device at the Bonneville transit center in the 100 block of East Bonneville Avenue, police say. The area has been closed off as a precaution.

9:51 A.M.
Nevada Energy reports that over 13,000 customers are currently without power in the area of North Buffalo Drive and West Lake Mead Boulevard. They are citing damage to equipment as the cause and expect to have power restored by 12:15 p.m.


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