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California churchgoers detained gunman in deadly attack

LAGUNA WOODS, Calif. (AP) — A man opened fire during a lunch reception at a Southern California church on Sunday, killing one person and injuring several others before being stopped and hog-tied by parishioners in what a sheriff’s official called an act of “exceptional heroism and bravery.”

One person was fatally shot and four others were critically wounded by gunfire at Geneva Presbyterian Church in the city of Laguna Woods, Orange County Sheriff’s Department officials said. A sixth person had minor injuries but was not struck by bullets.

The suspect in the shooting, an Asian man in his 60s, was in custody and deputies recovered two handguns at the scene, Undersheriff Jeff Hallock said. A motive for the shooting wasn't immediately known but investigators don't believe the gunman lives in the community, he said.

The majority of those inside the church at the time were believed to be of Taiwanese descent, said Carrie Braun, a sheriff’s spokesperson... Read More

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Baby Shark Live at Las Vegas Orleans Arena

LAS VEGAS (KLAS)-- Pinkfong and Round Room Live present Baby Shark Live: 2022 Splash Tour at the Orleans Arena on Saturday, June 12 at 2 p.m.

The show is an immersive concert, that will feature new and classic songs for children and families, including 'Five little monkeys,' and 'Wheels on the bus.'

Showtime will start at 2 p.m. and tickets start at $27.50 plus tax and fees. For tickets, visit www.orleansarena.com, and to learn more about Baby Shark and ticket information, visit www.babysharklive.com... Read More

Road closure near Fremont due to police activity

Las Vegas (KLAS)-- Las Vegas Boulevard has been closed in both directions from Carson to Ogden Avenue due to police activity.

According to Las Vegas Metro police, around 8:45 a.m. officers responded to a suicidal man near a pedestrian bridge that runs on the third level of the Neonopolis over Fremont street, to a parking garage at 4th Street and Carson Avenue.

Police attempt to deescalate the situation on Fremont Street.

Police say that officers have tried to establish a dialogue with the man, and deescalate the situation. SWAT has reportedly responded to the incident.

Check back for updates... Read More

North Las Vegas bicyclist killed in traffic collision

LAS VEGAS (KLAS)-- A bicyclist in North Las Vegas was struck by an SUV on Sunday morning.

According to North Las Vegas Police, the bicyclist was transported to UMC, where they were pronounced deceased.

North Las Vegas Police investigate a collision between a vehicle and a bicycle.

The incident occurred around 8:22 a.m. at Dorrell and Bostick Weir Street.

Police say a black SUV collided with the bicyclist while traveling eastbound on Dorrell Street. The driver of the SUV remained at the scene, and it police believe speed played a factor in the incident... Read More

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Pro-choice rally held at Sunset Park

LAS VEGAS (KLAS)--Saturday, a Pro-Choice rally was held at Sunset Park hosted by Planned Parenthood Votes Nevada. Several city and state officials were in attendance along with Governor Steve Sisolak who spoke to the crowd. 

"We are facing real-world problems when it comes to Abortion in women’s health rights," said Governor Sisolak.

This was the second rally hosted by Planned Parenthood. The first took place earlier in May in front of the Federal Courthouse downtown.  

One of the Organizers, Raquel Cruz-Juarez says the support they have seen is massive, with over 200 people showing up to Saturday's rally. She also shared why it was important for her to be a part of it.

Hundreds attended pro-choice rally on Saturday.

"Healthcare should not be politicized and unfortunately it has been, and people have to share their story to humanize the issue, but this affects everybody," said Cruz-Juarez... Read More

3 people injured at 'Lovers & Friends' Las Vegas festival

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department confirmed at least three people were injured at the "Lovers & Friends" concert at the Las Vegas Festival Grounds on Sahara Avenue and Las Vegas Boulevard Saturday night.   

Police told 8NewsNow.com that shortly after 10 p.m., gunfire was reportedly heard near the "Lovers & Friends" festival site, prompting a large group of concert-goers to exit the venue.

In a statement, Metro police said "there was no evidence of a shooting and the initial report has been deemed unfounded."

Three people were hurt with minor injuries and taken to the hospital. The show resumed shortly after.

Las Vegas Festival Grounds , 'Lovers & Friends' concert on Saturday May 14, 2022 (KLAS)

Traffic on South Las Vegas Boulevard and Sahara was been shut down.   ... Read More

More human remains found at Lake Mead

BOULDER CITY, Nev. (KLAS) - Less than a week after boaters found a body in a barrel along the water's edge, additional human remains have been found at the drought-stricken Lake Mead.

National Park Service rangers responded to a call on Saturday that human skeletal remains were discovered at Callville Bay in the Lake Mead National Recreation Area. The Clark County Medical Examiner has reportedly been contacted to determine the cause of death.

As it stands, there are no signs of foul play, sources tell Nexstar's KLAS.

This investigation is currently ongoing... Read More