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Henderson City leaders pass 6-month marijuana moratorium

Henderson City Council members voted unanimously Tuesday night to pass a six-month marijuana moratorium.

The decision was made at the city council meeting. Council members are waiting to see what kind of regulations are going to come from the state, but the moratorium can be eliminated at any time.

8 News Now reporter Brittany Edney has the story... Read More

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Bail set at $250k for psychologist accused of murder

A local psychologist charged with murder in the death of his attorney wife appeared in Henderson Justice Court Monday morning.

Dr. Gregory "Brent" Dennis, 54, made his first court appearance at 8:30 a.m. His bail was set at $250,000.

He is accused of killing his wife Susan Winters two years ago. Her death was initially ruled as a suicide.

Dennis' attorney said, Dennis will post bail later in the day. The judge ordered Dennis to surrender his passport and not travel out of state.

The Winters family, who initiated a private investigation against Dennis after Susan Winters' death, felt the bail was too low... Read More

Murder victim's family wants psychologist stripped of licens

The 8 News NOW has learned more about the evidence linking a Henderson psychologist to the 2015 death of his wife.

Dr. Brent Dennis is accused of killing Susan Winters. The 8 News NOW I-Team discovered that Henderson homicide detectives compiled a highly detailed case against Dr. Dennis. Winters who was an attorney's death was originally labeled a suicide.

Detectives said the motive was money.

Winters' family said they've uncovered Dennis had a drug habit. They said he even admitted to using cocaine before meeting with patients as a psychologist.

8 News Now Reporter Mauricio Marin has more on how Winters' family has worked to get the doctor stripped of his medical license. ... Read More

Henderson Police arrest Doctor for wife's killing

Henderson Police have arrested Gregory Brent Dennis in connection with the death of his wife, attorney Susan Winters.

Dennis, 54, was arrested Thursday morning near Eastern Avenue and Coronado Center Drive.

The death of Winters, 48, on Jan. 3, 2015 was initially ruled a suicide, however new information received by the Henderson Police Department prompted a re-opening of the case.

The I-Team did a story last year about the investigation into Winters' death . Winters' parents launched a private investigation into her death and filed a lawsuit against her husband who inherited a $2 million estate upon Winters' death... Read More

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Henderson Police releases surveillance video of car involved in hit-and-run crash

Henderson Police released surveillance video of the vehicle involved in a hit-and-run accident that left a woman severely injured.

It happened on Jan. 12 around 11:50 a.m. when the alleged hit-and-run driver's vehicle left a business located at 550 S. Boulder Hwy. The vehicle was going northbound on Boulder Highway, but police said it failed to yield to the northbound traffic, so it struck a red Chrysler Town and Country minivan causing it to rollover.

The female passenger of the Chrysler was partially ejected from the vehicle and sustained critical injuries. She was taken to Sunrise Hospital for treatment.

Police said the driver fled the scene of the accident, without stopping to call 911 or render any aid to the passenger in the Chrysler.

Henderson Police said it needs the public's help in identifying the driver. The vehicle, a gray 2005-2009 4-door Buick LaCrosse, was last
seen fleeing the accident southbound on Boulder Highway. ... Read More

Jewelry store employee killed by security guard identified

The employee killed during a jewelry store robbery has been identified as 57-year-old Kimberlee Ann Kincaid-Hill of Henderson.

According to the Clark County Coroner's officer, she died from a gunshot wound to the chest.

Kincaid-Hill was accidentally shot by a security guard at Jared The Galleria of Jewelry on Sunset Road Saturday around 8:45 p.m., police said.

The suspected robber ran from the store and is still at large. He is described as a black man between 5-foot-6 inches tall, between 140 to 150 pounds. He was last seen wearing a red and black hoodie, black pants and a dark-colored hat or beanie.

The suspect is facing a murder charge as a killing was committed during the commission of a robbery or attempted robbery... Read More

Jewelry store employee killed in robbery, suspect on the loose

Henderson police are looking for a robbery suspect who shot a and killed a female employee inside Jared Galleria of Jewelry. The incident happened at the location near Sunset and Mark around 8:45 p.m.

Henderson police say the suspect was last seen heading westbound down Sunset.

There is no clear description of the suspect only that he is a back male wearing a maroon hoodie. The person shot was taken to Sunrise trauma in critical condition where she later died.

Police are now searching for the suspect... Read More