By Mick AkersPahrump Valley Timesmakers@pvtimes.com Four Pahrump residents were arrested Wednesday on multiple charges related to burglary and narcotics trafficking, the Nye County Sheriff’s Office said. Ignacio Padilla, 46, John Robert Rogers, 46, Juan Alvares, 46, and Keena Contois, 34, were arrested at two separate sites, but were believed to be connected in the alleged…

Las Vegas, NV — Dozens of squad cars and SWAT officers swarmed a valley neighborhood after a man barricaded himself inside a home at the Monument at Lone Mountain community. It happened late Saturday night near Lone Mountain Road and Cliff Shadows Parkway. Police confirm that a male in his late 30’s threatened to kill his…

By Arnold M. KnightlyPahrump Valley Times William Jones, the third suspect in a recent home invasion and burglary in Pahrump, has been arrested. The 40-year-old Jones was arrested by Las Vegas Metropolitan Police and is currently being held in the Clark County Detention Center on a Nye County arrest warrant. Jones will be transported to…

(KTNV) — A couple who have been wanted in Las Vegas for parental abduction have been arrested in Illinois. According to the Lake County Sheriff’s Department, 39-year-old Victor Manuel Ruiz-Garcia and 40-year-old Maria Rosaline Malagon-Castillo had been arrested in the parking lot of a truck quit in Lake County. The arrest occurred after a patrol…

Las Vegas, NV — A man is dead following getting struck by a automobile on Sunday. It happened about 3:24 a.m. close to Sahara Avenue and Mojave Road.  Evidence at the scene and witness statements indicate a pickup truck was traveling east on Sahara Ave when it impacted a pedestrian in the center travel lane. The…

Las Vegas, NV — Las Vegas police busted a marijuana grow residence on Friday evening. Around six p.m., officers served a warrant at a home on the 7500 block of Brisk Ocean Avenue, close to Buffalo and Mountains Edge Parkway. They received suggestions of suspicious activity. Officers found a marijuana grow operation inside the home….

Las Vegas, NV — A 25-year-old man is in custody in connection with the robbery and murder at a Walgreen’s Friday. Las Vegas Metropolitan Police arrested Jim Ackerman about 1 p.m Friday right after they linked him with an early morning robbery at the pharmacy. SWAT team members served a warrant at Ackerman’s home near Summerlin…

Las Vegas, NV — Las Vegas police arrested a man right after he allegedly attempted to a rob a Red Lobster. A get in touch with was made to police about 9:45 p.m. on Thursday, reporting a man had entered the Red Lobster at 200 South Decatur. He had reportedly walked in with a handgun, took…

Regional police have arrested the girlfriend of a potentially violent suspect in the armed robbery of Kentucky Fried Chicken. Even so, the search continues for Donald R. McFadden, who police describe as potentially armed and hazardous. Stacie Ann Johnson was arrested in the Pahrump location at around noon Thursday by Nye County Sheriff’s detectives and…

By StaffPahrump Valley Occasions A pair of suspects linked to the armed robbery of the Kentucky Fried Chicken earlier this month have been arrested. Nye County Assistant Sheriff Rick Marshall stated the two suspects were arrested sometime Friday, but did not release their names citing an ongoing investigation. Police did not say if the two…