Nevada News Minute
LAS VEGAS (AP) - A Las Vegas man is accused of attempted murder for allegedly driving over his estranged girlfriend after she attended the Electric Daisy Carnival against his wishes. Las Vegas Metropolitan Police say 20-year-old Ryan Mansour remains jailed on $25,000 bond. They say Mansour told officers he left his job at a movie theater early Tuesday after seeing pictures of his girlfriend at the festival online. The arrest report says Mansour and the victim quarreled before he ran over her in a parking lot.
BAKER, Nev. (AP) - A 137-year-old rifle found five years ago leaning against a juniper tree in Great Basin National Park in Nevada is now part of an exhibit dedicated to the "Forgotten Winchester" at the park visitor center near the Utah border. The weathered Winchester Model 1873 is in a case designed to capture the way it looked when a park archaeologist stumbled across it on a rocky outcrop. Based on its condition, experts believe the weapon might have been abandoned in the forest more than a century ago.
PHOENIX (AP) - Authorities said the five people killed in a wrong-way wreck on Interstate 40 in northwestern Arizona included two from a nearby Nevada town and three from New York City. The Arizona Department of Public Safety on Saturday identified the Nevadans killed in the crash Friday southwest of Kingman as 82-year-old Harold Wayne Wickham and 90-year-old Ella Wickham, both of Laughlin.
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Authorities have released the identity of a woman found fatally shot at a Las Vegas apartment complex early Friday morning. The Clark County Coroner's Office said 43-year-old Arkedra Shamona Taylor died of multiple gunshot wounds to the head and ruled her death a homicide.
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