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Police search for Mr. Telephone Man robber

LAS VEGAS -- Metro Police are looking for a man who has robbed several phone stores, which is why they are calling him Mister Telephone Man.

He is suspected of holding up cell phone stores and robbing employees at gunpoint. Metro says he has hit at least 11 wireless stores.

Police say the accused robber struck three different locations on Friday alone. Employees at all three cell phone stores are scared he will strike again.

Police say just after 5:30 p.m. on Friday the robber known as Mister Telephone Man hit a Cricket Store. At least two more cell phone stores would be hit with in the hour.

In each case, he pulls out a gun and demands cash. Police hope you know who he is. Cameras were rolling as Mister Telephone Man struck.

"He was just calm, like that's what he does. He just comes in, like nothing. Didn't hesitate, he wasn't shaking at all, just pulled out the gun, ‘give me the money,'" store employee Emmy said.

Fatal crash closes Desert Inn Rd at Pecos

LAS VEGAS -- Metro Police are investigating a fatal crash involving a car and a motorcycle at Desert Inn and Pecos roads.

According to police, the crash happened just before 5 p.m. Police say the motorcycle rider was heading eastbound on Desert Inn Road when a car heading westbound turned in front of the motorcycle. The rider was thrown and died at the scene.

Desert Inn Road is shut down in both directions from Pecos Road to Sandhill Road.

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Grand jury indicts man for shooting 4 people

LAS VEGAS -- A Clark County grand jury has indicted a man on numerous charges after a shooting that left one man dead and three other people injured.

Kareem David Wilkes is facing 14 charges including murder, attempted murder, battery, burglary and establishing a forgery lab. Wilkes is accused of shooting and killing Michael McCarthy on June 20 at a home near Sahara Avenue and Mojave Road.

Wilkes accused McCarthy of stealing his wallet. During the confrontation, Wilkes also shot two women in the home. A fourth person, a neighbor, was injured when a bullet passed through a wall and hit her.

Police said they found a forgery lab in Wilkes home.

Wilkes next court date is Oct. 29.

Las Vegas man indicted in May murder

LAS VEGAS -- A Clark County grand jury indicted Randolph McGuire on charges of murder with use of a deadly weapon in the May 21 shooting death of Tyshon Bowman outside an apartment complex near Desert Inn Road and Maryland Parkway.

McGuire allegedly was waiting for Bowman when the victim showed up with his girlfriend, and shot Bowman in the head following a verbal altercation. Held without bail in the Clark County Detention Center, McGuire is due in court Oct. 28.

He is also charged with two counts of possession of a firearm by an ex-felon.

Concert ticket scam caught on camera

LAS VEGAS -- Headliners from around the world stop in Las Vegas, and many times, those concert tickets don't come cheap.

One man thought he would save a few bucks when he found a deal on Craiglist for two Bruno Mars tickets, but he found out the tickets he bought were fakes.

However, he recorded the whole transaction and hopes it will help police nab the scammer.

The tickets looked so real the victim is concerned others could get scammed.

Greg was visiting from Los Angeles and thought he got the deal of the year. The tickets were $1,100 for two. He thought he was buying from a Las Vegas mom.

"She gave me a great story that these were her daughter's tickets and her daughter had gotten in trouble, so she was selling them," Greg said.

The tickets came from Craigslist, a website known to have scammers, but Greg felt these tickets looked and felt legitimate enough to pay for.

Overnight fire damages home

Overnight fire damages home

An overnight fire damaged a home near Maryland Parkway and Flamingo Road Tuesday.

According to the Clark County Fire Department, dispatchers received word about the fire at around 2:30 a.m. Neighbors called to report that the house was on fire.

When crews arrived, they found smoke and flames coming from the roof of the home, which was vacant.

Crews worked to put out the fire from outside and inside the home. Firefighters cut ventilating holes in the roof, because the fire was mostly in the attic.

It took crews about 20 minutes to get the fire under control. It caused about $75,000 in damage to the roof and attic.

Fire investigators are still looking into the cause of the fire. 

2 officers hurt in crash while transporting inmate

LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Authorities say two police officers driving an inmate to jail were seriously injured in a crash at a Las Vegas intersection.

Police say the crash happened about 4 p.m. Sunday on Charleston Boulevard at Arlington Street, after a Toyota RAV4 apparently made a left turn in front of the police cruiser.

Investigators say the officers' Crown Victoria hit the front passenger side of the SUV before running into a block wall.

The two officers and the driver of the RAV4 were taken to University Medical Center, but were released later in the evening.

The inmate suffered minor injuries but declined medical treatment at the scene. He was taken to the Clark County Detention Center in another police vehicle.