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Forgery investigation leads to more arrests, stolen guns

By Mick AkersPahrump Valley Timesmakers@pvtimes.com The arrests of four local residents in a check fraud and forgery investigation has broadened to include additional arrests and the issuing of warrants for suspects as part of an elaborate identity theft ring, Nye County Sheriff’s Office announced Monday. The initial arrests also uncovered a previously unknown theft ring …

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Argument more than drugs leads to shooting, numerous suspects wanted

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) — Police say an argument more than drugs led to a shooting that sent 3 people to the hospital. Las Vegas police stated none of the injuries appear to be life threatening. The shooting happened around 6:15 p.m. on Friday. Police mentioned 15 to 20 people have been arguing close to …

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Attainable road rage leads to fatal shooting near Torrey Pines and Flamingo

Las Vegas, NV — Las Vegas police are investigating a possible road rage situation that led to a fatal shooting. It happened about 9:45 p.m. on Thursday close to South Torrey Pines Drive and West Flamingo Road. One person was taken to UMC Trauma, where they later died from their injuries. The suspect surrendered to …

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Foreclosure scam leads to 35-year prison sentence

By Don Thomspon, Associated Press Wednesday, Sept. three, 2014 | five:03 p.m. SACRAMENTO — A single of two brothers convicted of top a nationwide foreclosure scam was sentenced Wednesday to 35 years in federal prison for stealing titles to much more than 300 residences. Federal prosecutors in Sacramento said 40-year-old Charles Head of Pittsburgh and …

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Cyber-tip leads to man’s kid porn arrest

By Pahrump Valley Occasionsmward@pvtimes.com A tip from the National Center for Missing &ampExploited Youngsters led neighborhood detectives to a man who allegedly downloaded youngster pornography onto a friend’s personal computer and then emailed the material to himself. Joseph Carberry, 31, was arrested in Las Vegas Tuesday after detectives visited a Pahrump home seeking for him …

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Joe Downtown: Like a Pied Piper, llama leads parade of individuals by way of streets

Zappos has a parade with a Llama as their leader as they head to Cashman Field to catch the 51s game, Thursday, April 25, 2013. Zappos has a parade with a Llama as their leader as they head to Cashman Field to catch the 51s game, Thursday, April 25, 2013. And a llama shall lead them… …

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