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but now police say this was just one of more than 75 stores that someone has broken into! how you can help catch the criminals. caught on camera.. why this woman took matters into her own hands and tackled a man inside a local store. cliven bundy behind bars. how the feds caught up with the bunkerville rancher almost two years after his armed standoff over grazing rights. this is fox5 news at 6. local. las vegas 75 break-ins... thousands in damage.. and suspects still on the loose. i'm christine maddela. i'm john huck. police are trying to find the men responsible for dozens of burglaries before they strike again. fox5's les krifaton joins us live outside one of those businesses which got quite a bit of attention after the burglars... got hungry? police tell us they have made arrests but what they believe are the
they are still going at it. and these guys are hitting businesses allover the valley. they break in they get into the restaurant to get money for sure they couldn't find anything. at frijoles and freacas they have a sense of humor about what happened here in mid december. the owners posted a security camera video facebook along with a tongue and cheek narritive of what these two suspects were doing. back in november we started seeing a rash of burglaries that were happening predominantly to counter type and fast food establishment's restaurants. they were predominantly starting to his the northwest part of the valley. these are the two guys cops are looking for. hard since they are wearing hoodies. lt. nick farese with metro says these guys have been hitting these small businesses valleywide from north las vegas into henderson and all points in between. these businesses whether they are chain restaurants or individually owned mom and
establishments, th incur costs franciciso salas chef and co- owner at frijoles and frescas in their case about $3 or 4 thousand dollars damage.for him as a new business that was a big hit but the bigger hit was the emotional toll the break-in had on him and the staff. we got scared now there are at least two men in the restaurant at all times along with the female staff.for them it's safety in numbers.and while so far the burglars haven't encountered anybody inside the places they target cops don't even wanty to think what would happen if they did. we don't want to see this escalate we don't want to see any more businesses become victims and we don't want this to escalate to any crimes of violence in the case of this restaurant the robbers couldn't break the window on this door so they went around and managed to get in through the other door using a rock. police believe someone knows who these guys are and are
come forward, the family tells fox5 cliven has not been given his one phone call police released some incredible surveillance video.. watch this... we're told a man enters a business on east sahara near eastern avenue.. after being inside for a while you see the man pass by a woman .. and according to police he tries to steal her purse.. but she's not having it and tackles the man!! spinning him around and bringing him to the floor! you then see another man tell him to get out. she got her purse back .. but the man got away. if you know who this man is .. call police. north las vegas police are also asking for your help finding an armed robbery suspect. take a look at this surveillance picture.. police say this man robbed a convenience store on lake
around 11:30. as you can see .. the suspect was holding a handgun. the man took almost a thousand doars sh and ran. the clark was not injured. he's described as being in his early 20's.. 5-foot-10 and 160 pounds. if you know who that man is .. or where he is ... you can call crimestoppers and remain anoymous.. the number is 702- 382-5555. police say a woman shot and killed a man she was dating last night in the northwest valley. metro police have catherine n custody. she's being held on a charge of murder with a deadly weapon. she told investigators she was the victim of domestic violence .. and admitted to police on body camera video - she shot the man. metro says neighbors heard three or four shots - around 7-30 last night - before the body was found in the driveway of a home on sweeping glen street. that's in the far west valley... near lone mountain and the 215. the man has not yet been identified. for more than forty days and nights, the fbi and local oregon law
at a federal the fbi says "no one was injured, and no shots were fired" during today's arrests of four holdouts. federal agents moved in and surrounded them at the malheur national wildlife refuge last night. greg bretzing / fbi special agent in charge "our goal has been to end this illegal occupation peacefully. and we are grateful that we were able to do so today." "and anybody who travels to oregon with the intent of breaking the law will be held accountable and will be arrested."igally seized the federal refuge some forty-one days ago. they were there in protest...demandin g the u.s. government turn land over to locals...and release two ranchers sent to prison for setting fires on federal land. meantime, the fbi arrested bunkerville rancher cliven bundy on separate federal conspiracy and weapons charges as he arrived on a commercial flight in portland, oregon last night. the bundy family tells fox 5 they're being watched by the fbi and believe
their bunkerville house right now. fox 5s cyndi lundeberg is live at bundy ranch she joins us now with more from cliven's family. they tell me they are all being monitored right now. one of the reasons they think that is because cliven bundy's bodyguard skipper was tackled and detained at walmart.. cliven last minute decided to go to oregon.. and skipper was tasked with watching bundy ranch and the family... skipper tells me he was leaving walmart last night when 7-10 agents tackled him... knocking his tooth loose and bruising his knees and hands.., skipper tells me they knew where to find him because he thinks they're tracking his phone and movements... he also adds his first thought when he was tackled was clivens in trouble.., skipper speece closed captioning will resume momentarily
have come to the bundy ranch to help watch the home in clivens absence... the family says right now their main concern is for cliven... they say he has medicine he needs to be taking and say he isn't... they also tell me they have not persally spoke to cliven because he has not been given his one phone call home... reporting live from bunkerville cyndi lundeberg fox 5 news local las vegas nevada's education savings account is making waves across the state. fox 5's abby theodros explored the school choice program and tells us why there's such a stark divide among supporters and opponents. here is a preview of her special report airing tonight. reporter intro everyone wants the best education for their child but everyone also has a different way of getting there. fox 5 is taking a look at nevada's latest effort to
learning through savings account program. its been called the most comprehensive school choice program as most nevada parents can qualify to have their child's private or homeschool education subsidized by the state. the only requirement is that the student is enrolled in public school for 100 days. sen. scott hammond: :54 the reason why i made it as inclusive as possible is because it should for every child to decide where they want to go to school or how they want there education delivered to them" thousands of families have already filed the paperwork for the program but for as many supporters as this piece of legislation has...there are also vocal opponents. some worry the voucher like program will deplete public school dollars while others argue the program will use state funds for religious purposes. we've talked to law makers, educators and parents about the ground breaking program and we're taking a look at all of it tonight on fox5. still ahead ... new developments withe the legal battle between donald trump and the miss universe pageant.
it has now been one year since legendary unlv head basketball coach jerry tarkanian passed away. and while he may be gone ... he's not forgotton. today, at the statue in his likeness on campus .. fans, students and family stopped by to remember tark and what he means to the school and the community. "i would just like to add that we're very grateful for all the people who were so kind to us when we lost jerry. it was just, he was a special sort of person, you know he didn't have to say a word, he was so charismatic, he'd just come in a room and he'd fill it. " louis tarkanian also told fox5 ... her daughter, jodie, is starting the jerry tarkanian foundation .. and will award a 5- thousand dollar scholarship each year to a player with special economic needs.
goes back to 1955. he was coach at unlv from 1973 to 1992 .. of course - he really put unlv on the map when his team won the national championship in 1990. the unlv school of medicine is one step closer to accepting its first class. the campus will receive a visit this summer... from the national accrediting body for allopathic medical educatio. that means the school of medicine now moves from "applicant status" to "candidate status" - and stays on track to begin recruiting students this fall for an anticipated first class in july 2017. it was established in 2014... with learning spaces expected at unlv's shadow lane campus - and the v-a facility in north las vegas. when it comes to drone and aerial technology in the valley .. there's a local high school above it all. rancho high school has been home to the academy of aviation program for almost 20 years. today, the school hosted area industry leaders for a "manned and unmanned aerial
ready industry tour." the tour allowed people already in the industry to meet with and get to know these up and coming students who hope to one day work in the field. "we're getting to the younger kids, and providing them an opportunity for future employment and potentially careers that would be benificial for both the air force community and the students." these tours are taking place at several magnet schools across the valley. so far.. around 150 local industry leaders have taken part in the tours. hillary clinton - recieving an endorsement today... from from former nevada attorney general catherine cortez masto. she cited clinton's work helping women and children - includininone issue she's very familiar with. "her work on human trafficking around the world, as you know this has been an issue that is near
done in nevada focused on paricularly anti-sex laws and helping our kids here. cortez masto is in a race of her own.... for u-s senate. she's running against republican congressman joe heck... who has yet to endorse anyone in the presidential race. the students of rancho high school and the college of southern nevada of the candidates are in south carolina tonight. and the slimmed down g-o-p field is already beefing up their attacks against each other. joel waldman reports. a post-new hampshire hillary clinton getting some much needed relief today, after losing to bernie sanders by more than 20-points in the granite state. the congressional black caucus democrat butterfield says: "she's ready to serve our country by occupying the endorse hillary clinton." despite ten fewer candidates than when the race began, the roughly half-dozen remaining gop opponents are slinging mud more ferociously than before.
john kasich, snagging an impressive second place finish in new hampshire, telling south carolina voters he's more focused on policy than put downs, kasich says: "i want to talk about the horizon. i want talk about the sun coming up." bush on the receiving end of that negativity too; from opponents who want to ensure the fourth place new hampshire finisher wilts in the palmetto state. trump says: "i've spent less money and you have people like jeb who spent more and he's at the bottom of the pack. is that what you want as a president?" marco rubio making no bones about the fact he's going on offense after falling to the middle of the pack in new hampshire. rubio says: "jeb bush has no foreign policy experience, period. and i'm an incredible admirer of him and his family. i thank god that george w. bush was president of the united states instead of al gore on september 11, 2001." waldman says: "and the circle of insults don't stop there ...a top aide to ted cruz calling trump's run a "seinfeld" candidacy, saying it's all about
in washington, joel waldman, fox news." the students of rancho high school and the college of southern nevada had a special guest today.. actress america big message to the students today. with 'voto latino' voters to make their voice heard in the caucus and ferrara and 'voto latino's' president teresa kumar about how influential the latin vote will be this year. speaking of donald trump .. he and univision have reached a settlement. trump sued univision for 5- hundred million dollars last year when it decided not to air the miss universe and miss usa pageants. univision canceled the telecast after trump refereed to some mexicans as "rapists." the terms of the settlement are confidential. (( weather )) now fox5 weather 24/7 with chief meteorologist ted pretty we expect to match a high temperature record on friday with 75 degrees. that record was set
weekend we'll see sunny skies with a high of 75 on saturday, then 72 with north breezes 10-15 mph on valentine's day sunday. on presidents' day monday, we'll expect a high of 74 degrees with lighter north breezes. the next weather changer for us will be wednesday and thursday with southwest gusts to 25 mph and highs for those days at 74 and 71 with mountain shower chances. we expect to match a high temperature record on friday with 75 degrees. that record was set in 1954. for the weekend we'll see sunny skies with a high of 75 on saturday, then 72 with north breezes
they're one of the wall street banks that triggered the financial meltdown -- goldman sachs. just settled with authorities for their partn e crisis that put seven million out of work and millions out of their homes. how does wall street get away with it? millions in campaign contributions and speaking fees. our economy
works for wall street because it's rigged by wall street. and that's the problem. as long as washington is bought and paid for,
see what spam can! do... at spam.com in the nation's capital today .. the house passed a bill in response to the drinking water crisis in flint, michigan. the bill directs the e-p-a to notify state officials within 24 hours when water contamination is detected at a certain level. then, if the state does not alert the public within 24 hours after that, the e-p-a must do it.
has agreed to pay 3-point-2 billion dollars for its role in the subprime mortgage housing crisis. the deal includes a federal penalty of 2-point-6 billion and a settlement of 550 million- dollars for the state of new york. the results are the work of a coalition of state and federal prosecutors known as the r-m- b-s working group. president obama established the coalition in 2009 to bring wall street to task for causing the housing market meltdown. the group has previously announced settlements of more than 16- of america, 13 morgan chase and citigroup. internet access. it's a unwritten rule ... that's now being written into law. part of a new permanently bars state and local governments from taxing access to the internet. the senate passed the bill today. the bill already passed the house. it will now go to desk.. and he is into law. don't count rock las vegas local
among the fans of bowl halftime show. santana began his san francisco, and area musical acts should have played a role in the show. on facebook, santana wrote steve miller, journey and metallica would have made the bay area proud. metallica did perform the night before the super bowl.. at san francisco's a-t- and-t park. love ... 500 years in the making. the key to these couple's longevity loving and living with each other. there are those who say we cannot defeat a corrupt political system and fix a rigged economy. but i believe we need to lift our vision above the obstacles in place and look to the american horizon. to a nation where every child
where quality healthcare will be a birthright of every citizen. where
a good job is not a wish, but a reality. where women receive equal pay and a living wage is paid to all. an america where after a lifetime of labor, there is time for rest and grandchildren. a nation that defends our people and our values, but no longer carries so much of that burden alone. i know we can create that america if we listen to our conscience and our hearts and not to the pundits and the naysayers. i'm bernie sanders. i approve this message,
here's a look at some of the 'all new' stories we are working for fox5 news at ten. cliven bundy is behind bars in oregon... now his family tells fox5-- they're being tracked by the government... and they fear they are being picked off-- one at a time. a purse snatcher caught on camera... but his would-be victim-- fights back. what police say you should do-- if caught in a similar situation. finally tongiht ... a story to put a smile on your face.. and warmth in your heart. a ceremony took place today - at "atria seville" - representing more than 500 years of total marriage. eight couples participated. they say it's a perfect way to look ahead to valentine's day
"husband and wife... jean you may now kiss the groom applause" the event included fun like the "oldy-wed" game show... harp music... and a candle-lit dinner. the couples said the key to a long a marriage is to continue being best friends and always take care of each other thanks for joining us.. "more access" is coming up next. now on "more
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