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how does a murder suspect escape from a police station? tonight -- everybody is asking that question -- especially the murder victim's family. we'll show you what they have to say. a deadly shooting from earlier this week... has been ruled... an accident. coming up -- the steps the police went through to make that ruling. and -- a big earthquake shakes up a big portion of the united states. we'll show you how much damage it caused... and are saying about how big it really was. this is fox5 news at 10. local. las vegas. good evening and thank you for joining us. i'm adam herbets. a suspected killer is on the run tonight... after he escaped from a police station. alonso perez was arrested just hours before he walked away from the north las vegas police department yesterday. officers say -- he shot and killed 31-year-old muhamad robinson outside of a mcdonalds near
fox5's abby theodros joins us live with the latest... she spoke to robinson's mom who is in disbelief. this picture of perez is making the rounds as police desperately search for him. a man they say is dangers. today we were there when robinson's mom saw this picture for the first time... (hands phone/picture to kn) katra nestor: so this is the guy (picture of alonso perez) katra nestor: wow katra nestor is suspected killer for the first time. katra nestor: his character doesn't show much. nestor is talking about alonso perez. he was arrested yesterday in connection with the shooting death of her son 31 year old son muhamad robinson. hours later...he broke free from his handcuffs and took off from the north las vegas detective bureau and stole a truck from a business five miles away. while police search - nestor hopes he doesnt hurt someone else. katra nestor: he is running scared.
else might get killed. today the police department tweeted this message saying "the ford f-250 truck that was taken in yesterday's escape was located and returned to the owner. alonso perez is still on the run." at: he escaped...what do you think? katra nestor: im thinking too much. katra nestor: i feel sorry for him because he allowed his life to go so far as to shoot someone with out even saying a word to them. nestors mind is racing ... but she's still working through her grief. she wants to raise enough money to give her son a proper burial. kn: the truth is...mohammad was a good kid. he had a lot of friends. everyone liked him. perez is 6-3 and 200 pounds. he was last seen wearing a #21 dallas cowboys jersey. the most distinct identifier he has is a 3 inch air jordan tattoo on the side
anyone with information on the whereabouts of perez was urged las vegas police department that number is on our website. or crime stoppers at 702- 385-5555. this isn't the first time this year somebody has gotten away from the police. back in april.... a suspect escaped from metro's custody... and was on the run for more than two weeks. officers had arrested ivan mayoral for stealing a car on april 8th. very similar to this recent case -- during booking -- he was able to free himself from handcuffs, walk
and leave the building without anyone noticing. mayoral was eventually caught on april 24th after a long standoff with police. one person has been injured in an earthquake that hit more than half a dozen states in the middle of our country. scientists say the epicenter was in pawnee, oklahoma... but people in seven states could feel it. the earthquake was a magnituide 5.6... and six buildings are now uninhabitable because of the damage. one homeowner suffered minor injuries, but he is already out of the hospital. "(mayor brad sewell, pawnee, ok): "our emergency manager is out looking at things, we have our fire department here, we've got a lot of assistance from emergency crews from surrounding towns, we are very fortunate to have good relationships with them, and they're just doing their best to ascertain what damage we've got." the earthquake was also felt in kansas, iowa, texas, missouri, nebraska and arkansas. gusty winds and lower temperatures are making their way into the valley. meteorologist
at the weather. sam? after a high temperature of 99 degrees on saturday, temperatures will continue to fall through the rest of your labor day weekend. skies will stay mostly clear overnight with temperatures falling into the mid to low 70s sunday morning. look for wall-to-wall sunshine across the las vegas valley on sunday. high temperatures will be in the mid to low 90s. winds will once again pick up during the afternoon; gusts will be in the 30 to 40 mph range. skies will stay sunny on labor day with winds easing up, high temperatures hold in the low 90s. we'll keept upper 90s through most of next week with some more clouds rolling in thursday and friday.
from last week has been ruled as an accident... not murder. the clark county coroner identified the victim as 19- year-old javante stockard. police say he was found near lake mead and m-lk with a gunshot wound. and that it was just one of two deadly shootings on thursday night. he was taken to u-m-c where he later died. police say... they interviewed the person who fired the gun before determining that it was an accident. a woman is facing fraud charges after police say she pretended to collect money for a fallen firefighter. police say krystle holmes, in vermont, was asking for cash donations for the family of justin beebe.... a vermont fire fighter who died last month. beebe was battling a wildfire in the great basin national park here in nevada. now 31-year-old holmes is facing seven counts of fraud and one count of providing false information to a police officer. she is scheduled to appear in court next month.
rescued by a good samaritan from a sinking boat near the coronado islands in mexico today. the u-s coast guard in san diego heard the call for help around 5 a-m that the vessel crashed into rocks and the crew started deploying life rafts. coast guard officials transmitted an urgent call that was heard by a commercial fishing vessel. the "sweet marie" diverted their path to save the 21 passengers and five crew members and take them back to u-s shores. marijuana growers are looking to be more energy efficient. growing weed can be expensive... n-v energy says power used on one marijuana farm is the same as powering about three thousand homes. right now state law requires growers to keep plants locked up and out of sight from the outside. the nevada medical marijuana associations says energy costs as high as 70 thousand dollars were a big wake up call to push for greater efficiency. president obama is praising harry reid's place in history as the senator gets closer to retirement.
made those comments at the lake tahoe summit this week in front of a crowd of about 9,000 people. he said he'll miss reid as a tough character who will go down as one of the best leaders the senate has ever had. obama also said he couldn't have accomplished as much throughout his term without reid at his side. plenty of republicans will remember his legacy in a different way... it's supposed to be a relaxing labor day to get away with your family -- but instead... problems around the country are getting in the way. coming up -- why hurricane hermine not be finished hitting the east coast. police are learning more information about an explosion that killed more than a dozen people in the philippines. what they say people need to look out for to stay safe. and mother theresa is honored this weekend... nineteen years after her death. find out what the pope is doing to honor her memory. millions of people
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labor day weekend plans because of a big storm on the east coast. as mary maloney reports -- the timing couldn't be much worse... as florida still recovers from tropical storm hermine. downed trees... (nats of chainsaw) damaged roads.... (nats of truck backing up) and flooded homes (homeowner) we had to empty two toy bins and a garbage can in the kitchen probobly 7. 8 times during the night. we probaby had about three inches of water on the floor because we couldn't do it fast enough. much of florida's panhandle continues to recover from the destruction hurricane hermine left behind. (gov rick scot/ (r) florida) "more than 300,000 floridians experienced power loss (butted to) so the top concern of residents i've met with is regaining power to their homes and businesses so they can begin the recovery process."
hurricane... hermine isn't done yet. (nats waves) rough seas, high winds, and strong storm surge threaten the coastline from south carolina to as far north as connecticut. some computer models show the storm could stall offshore, gain strength, then slam back into the eastern seaboard. (dr. rick knabb, meteorologist & director, national hurricane center not only will the immediate coastline be a dangerous place in the middle atlantic and the northeast this weekend but some distance inland because of the size of this system. thousands of homes in the carolinas have already lost power. further north city officials are taking every precaution. (mayor bill de blasio/ (d) new york) we can say we learned some very painful and powerful lessons from sandy. we've made a number of changes to the way we prepare for this situation. the mayor of new york says no swimming will be allowed at the beaches sunday. and in new jersey... atlantic city officials canceled two outdoor concerts. mary moloney reporting. now fox5 weather 24/7 with sam argier ((weather)) after a high temperature of 99 degrees on saturday,
through the rest of your labor day weekend. skies will stay mostly clear overnight with temperatures falling into the mid to low 70s sunday morning. look for wall-to-wall sunshine across the las vegas valley on sunday. high temperatures will be in the mid to low 90s. winds will once again pick up during the afternoon; gusts will be in the 30 to 40 mph range. skies will stay sunny on labor day
around the world tonight... police in the philippines have confirmed... an i- e-d was used in friday's blast that killed at least 14 people. they say, the i-e-d was built from mortar rounds, pointing to extremist groups. chief ronald dela rosa said their investigation is pointing to a rebel group called a-k- p. officers are now asking people to be careful. (ronald dela rosa, philippines national police (pnp) chief) "we are encouraging
want you to panic. we want you to stay calm. at the same time, we want you to be vigilant and be very alert of your surroundings they say if you live in the philippines and see something suspicious, please report it immediately. as of saturday, police are looking for four people of interest - two men and two women. mother theresa will officially become a saint of the roman catholic church -- nearly 19 years after her death. missionaries from all over the world are preparing for the historic moment by putting up statues and offering her their prayers. in the past mother theresa served with the roman catholic church's missionaries of charity. she was called the "saint of gutters" because of her work with the poor in india... 00:44 to 01:03 "she left us to do something greater for the glory of god. we are happy to be a part of this canonization because to this 21st century, it is very hard to see anybody becoming a saint." mother theresa
nobel peace prize in 19-79. pope francis will lead the canonisation process this sunday in the vatican. thousands are expected to attend. we all knew donald trump marches to the beat of his own drum... ...but would his cadence change when he gives a speech to the african american community? we'll show you what he said at his latest campaign event in detroit. plus coming up in sports..... vince sapi celebrating the first college football saturday with all kinds of highlights... as well as an update on las vegas hockey.. and the status of the nickname... (( sport december last year.
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in the aftermath, congressman joe heck had the chance to ban suspected terrorists from buying guns. heck voted "no." 23 times. individuals on the fbi terror watch list have purchased firearms over 2,000 times. it's not just that joe heck does nothing to stop them. it's that he's voted to let them keep doing it.... 23 times. senate majority pac is responsible for the content
as a doctor, i see how decisions in
washington impact my patients here in nevada. so even though i'm a republican, i won't be voting for joe heck. joe heck's voted ten times to defund planned parenthood, which thousands of women depend on for cancer screenings. and heck opposes a woman's right to choose even when her health is at risk. for me and my patients, joe heck makes no sense. there really is only a few days that compare to days like today..... christmas may be one... a birthday may be another...dependin g the age you're
but this year.. there is a little extra pep in the step locally...after the rebels put together one of the more dominant performances in recent memory... dropping 63 points thursday night against jackson state... and starting the season 1-0 for the first time in seven years.... now like you and i... u-n-l-v had their eyes on their week two opponent.. the 16th ranked bruins on the road at college station.... now the aggies were in the drivers seat for most of the game...but u-c-l-a would not go away... under three minutes to go.. down eight.. josh rosen launches one to kenneth walker the third... he 62-yard bomb....two point conversion is good.. we go to overtime.... first up it's a-&-m... 4th and one at the inch....trevor knight.. fakes the give.. keep its... touchdown.... now its the bruins turn....4th and goal needing a t-d to tie it up....but rosens pass gets broken up.... and the aggies either showed the rebels u-c-l-a's weaknesses...or just made them angry for next week... either way.. the eight clappers
the womens soccer team jumping out to their best start in school history.... this week it's the rebels volleyball team looking to make that same push.... u-n-l-v came in a perfect 5-0... just two wins shy of matching their best start in school history.... go to cox pavilion... second and final game for the host team in the annual rebel challenge... u-n-l-v playing host to cal state northridge.... a lot of back in forth in this one....but it was the senior.. and reigning mountain west defensive player of the week.....bree hammell leading the way for the rebs.. the bonanza game high 14 kills.... in six games u-n-l-v have dropped just two sets.. none coming today... the scarlet and gray claim the rebel challenge tournament title.. by bullying the matadors.. 3- 0...improving to 6-0 this season.... when i was younger.. my mom used to tell me... and she still does...patience is a virtue.... i was never good at waiting... for anything.... but like my mom... las vegas hockey owner bill foley is telling his fans what mother used to tell me.... when it comes to picking a team name... not only is it the
decision of the nhl's newest expansion team.. but you only get one shot to get it right... so where do we stand with the names..... here is a list of nicknames bill foley... the man many fans are calling "the creator"... has already filed trademark applications for..... desert hawks... red hawks.. nighthawks...dese rt knights.. silver knights.. and golden knights.... now foley stated this week he has a preferred name already approved by the nhl....and he likes a two-word name.... an announcement is not expected until mid- october...but like mother says...patience is a virute... donald trump takes a visit to an african american church in detroit. we'll bring you the latest from
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a man accused of killing a father of four is on the
run tonight... after he broke free from his handcuffs and escaped north las vegas police yesterday. fox5's abby theodros joins us live in the news room after speaking with the victims mother. we talked about the latest developments in the case and she's still processing the fact that her son's suspected
he's still on the loose i want to show you a picture of that suspect. his name is alonso perez...and police consider him dangerous. they say perez was arrested friday morning and managed to escape when a detective left him alone in an interview room and he broke free from his handcuffs. take a listen to what robinsons mom had to say about the ordeal. katra nestor: "he is running scared...somebody else might get hurt...somebody else might get killed. " perez stole a ford f-250 from a business 5 miles away from the police department. the next day...that truck has since been found but the search for perez continues. perez is 6-3 and 200 pounds. he was last seen wearing a #21 dallas cowboys jersey. the most distinct identifier he has is a 3 inch air jordan tattoo on the side of his neck anyone with
should call police right away. you can remain anonymous by calling crimestoppers. that number is 702-385-55-55. donald trump made his pitch to the african american community today while visiting a church in detroit... and he received a warm welcome. fox news correspondent peter doocy has the latest on that event... plus some new details about what hillary
f-b-i about her private email server just a few months ago. addressing a largely african- american audience for the first time as a presidential candidate.. donald trump delivered a message of unity that focused on fixing economic hardship in the black community. he spoke to hundreds of church-goers saturday morning at the great faith international ministries in detroit. trump says: "i fully understand that the african- american community has suffered from discrimination and th wrongs that must still be made right." trump vowed if elected to bring jobs back to poor communities and to provide a better education for the children who live in them. he's increased his efforts to appeal to black voters recently.. arguing that the policies of the democratic party have failed african-americans. trump says: "nothing is more sad than when we sideline young black men with unfulfilled
while trump is trying to make inroads...dozens of demonstrators shouted "no trump!" and held protest signs. meanwhile..hillary clinton and her running mate tim kaine are off the trail saturday..but newly-released fbi documents are creating more distractions for her in these documents.. hillary clinton said roughly three dozen times that she couldn't quote "recall" specific details or events -- including training sessions on handling classified information -- when fbi officials questioned her about using a private email server while secretary of state. trump said at the church behind me that he wanted to listen and learn at communities like this one. and he continued that on his way to the airport, stopping in a neighborhood and even seeing the house that dr. ben carson used to live in. in detroit, peter doocy, fox news. a nasa spacecraft has captured the best pictures we have ever seen of jupiter. check it out -- apparently juptier, like earth, has a north pole... and these images show some big storms in that
pictures were taken by the juno spacecraft last week when it flew within 25-hundred miles of jupiter's dense cloud tops. the mission's chief scientist says the close-ups show jupiter's northern polar region stormier than expected - and bluer than the rest of the planet. juno is only the second mission to orbit jupiter. it took the spacecraft five years to get there! when it completes its job in two years, it will deliberately crash into jupiter's atmosphere and disintegrate. with the kids back to school-- your dog may be having some dog days of their own. if you've started to notice more chewed up slippers and table legs around your home-- it might mean your pup is suffering from doggie depression. famous veterinarian -- dr. jeff werber -- says the cure is letting your dog be more independent. he says to buy them new toys... and give them a little less human playtime. "let the dog entertain him or herself instead of you being the entertainment. so tell the kids to back off a little bit,
maybe instead of kids interacting with the dog, have mom or dad, whoever is going to be assuming the role once the kids are back in school have them start doing it." if your pup is still feeling depressed... dr. werber suggests enrolling them in daycare or getting another pet to keep them company. still to come on fox 5 news at 10 -- listen to this. "we're not gonna take it. take it" an emotional remake of a classic... with a powerful message from a las vegas mother. plus a lucky fan gets a special visit from a strip headliner we'll show you how he was in the right place at the right time. your fox5 weather 24/7 forecast is coming up next las vegas
december last year. 14 americans are killed in a mass shooting inspired by isis. in the aftermath, congressman joe heck had the chance to ban suspected terrorists from buying guns. heck voted "no." 23 times. individuals on the fbi terror watch list have purchased firearms over 2,000
times. it's not just that joe heck does nothing to stop them. it's that he's voted to let them keep doing it.... 23 times. senate majority pac is responsible for the content
moment after his concert at the flamingo to spend some time with a lifetime fan. one of our viewer "john curtin" sent us these photos of his wife -- marie and their friend bonnie -- meeting the singer backstage. marie is in a wheelchair due to and she's also a recent breast cancer survivor. the group spent several minutes together-- just chatting away. how about another story about a las vegas headliner? a local mother gets a chance to work with world- famous magician criss angel... on a childhood cancer video. criss' two-year- old son was diagnosed with cancer last year. more's sean mccallister has an exclusive interview about
we're not gonna take it. no we're not gonna take it. this emotional re-make of twisted sister's "we're no gonna take it" has been a viral hit. angel says: it's real and it's authentic and i think that's why it's gotten more than 5 million views in just two weeks. directed by criss angel -- the video features a las vegas mother who has made it her mission to save lives. kelly says: it's important to be a voice for other parents because they need to know that we can pull together and that we don;t give up.. kelly gonzales' own daughter fought childhood cancer and has been in remission for ten years. kelly -- says angel recruited her for the video... with two requests. kelly says: can you bring a picture of your daughter and can we shave your head on camera. gonzales said yes. the resulting footage is powerful... kelly says:
my daughter's picture was the thought of every dose of chemo. and the thought of crying in my shower at night so that she wouldn't see that i was scared. my thought at that moment was not just of my child it was about all of these kids that are fighting and that lost the fight in the last year. sean says: people around the world know criss angel as this huge star. this huge entertainer. you've gotten to know criss the person. criss the dad. what is that criss like? kelly says: criss angel is an amazing person. when criss talks about the emotions of johnny cristopher being diagnosed and what it's like for the family, he literally speaks for me. he speaks for so many of our parents because the emotion is real. criss says: the most important things we have is
supposed to outlive you and a lot of these kids don't have that chance. they don;t see their 16th birthday. they don't see graduation. they don't see their prom. "criss angel help" is being staged on september 12-th. with the all-star benefit, angel hopes to make one-million dollars. criss says: right now we are not even half... not even a quarter of what we need to be at. people are aware of it, but it's a short attention span and if it doesnt affect you personally you become numb to it or it' priority. i understand that because i've been there in the past. but i'm telling you from personal experience. take it from me. these kids need this help. kelly says: we need to keep fighting. we need to say we're not gonna take it anymore. if you want to go -- the show will be
inside angel's theater at the luxor. joining criss for this event will be entertaniment legend jerry lewis, actor gary oldman, mike tyson, and howie mandel. now fox5 weather 24/7 with sam argier ((weather)) after a high temperature of 99 degrees on saturday, temperatures will continue to fall through the rest of your labor day stay mostly clear overnight with temperatures falling into the mid to low 70s sunday morning. look for wall-to-wall sunshine across the las vegas valley on sunday. high temperatures will be in the mid to low 90s. winds will once again pick up during the afternoon; gusts will be in the 30 to 40 mph range. skies will stay sunny on labor day with winds easing up, high temperatures hold in the low 90s. we'll keep it in the mid to
sapienza explains why players on the u-n-l-v football team aren't the only rebels on the rise... what the student section is doing to be heard... plus -- some of the best plays of the week. hey and dont forget... you can watch us on your smartphone. just download the free fox 5 app by searching "fox five las vegas" in the app store. it's available for apple and android devices.
tied for 4th most in school history.... the football team is looking for more success than years past.. but they're not alone... u-n-l-v's student section... the rebellion are also on the rise.... thursday night before the game the rebllion held the first.. of what they hope is many student run tailgates.... everyone can see and hear the cheering during the game.... but for the rebellion it's the pre-game festivities where they want to set u-n-l-v apart from the rest.... students have started a gofundme page to help pay for t- shirts and supplies.. the goal....to garner more support for all the athletic teams.. and create a student section that strike fear in opponents... "it's important because this is the hometown team, this is my school, my team, these are guys in my classes that are on the field or in basketball on the court, bring some momentum, make sam boyd stadium a place that opponents are afraid of, especially when reno comes to town, want to make sure we're a force to be reckoned with ." so far the rebellion has raised over 17- hundred dollars....
to donate their is a link to the gofundme page on our website.. like a good time machine.. we jump from college to high school..... it's time for my varsity picks.... what that means is every week i'll showcase some of the best local performances from friday night.. and tonight we're keeping it basic... as in the basic wolves who scored on eight of their first nine possessions..... but none better than this one here from frank harris.... off the kickoff the senior... picks it up... wants to go left.. nothing there.. so he jitterbugs his way right... dances through the defense a bit.. finds a seam.. and he is gone.... the wolves outlast the chaparell cowboys... 65-44 and last but certainly not least it's time for the i-pod.... which is just like a normal play of the day... except.. it's better... because you're watching it here...with me.... now there were a lot of good plays from today... but for the i-pod.. we
the rebels taking on jackson state.. in full control up 39.... early in the third... mayhem in the backfield.. ball on the turf.... and its nick dehdastian...the red shirt freshman there with the scoop and the score.... his first t-d ever.. at any level.... also helped cover the spread for those that partake... but better than his play.. was his reaction after... "i was just exhausted, couldn't breathe, felt fat, just happy to be in there so, yeah." are pool hopping around one california neighborhood. they're soaking in
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for a swim... but the man in charge of the pool... wasn't as inviting as they hoped. listen to this "hey! i thought i told you guys to get out of here. now go! come on. get out of here!" apparently momma bear and her cubs found a pretty nice spot to cool off-- at the pool owner's expense. they took their eviction well... they got up... and just found another pool... plus they even grabbed a bite to eat from a dumpster. this time... they were caught by a brave beagle. the dog ran them off-- back to their home in the forest.
mike: previously on home free... eight weeks ago, we started an epic build competition with 11 competitors. all 11 of you are here for a hero. mike: all playing for the ultimate dream home for their personal hero... woman: god, this is beautiful. mike: and $100,000 for themselves. and with $100,000, my mama and stepdad are gonna retire. mike: so far, seven contestants have been sent home, but even when they are eliminated, they get to help us pull off the best twist ever. you got to pretend you lost it all. i'm really sorry, but patrick did not win the grand prize. every week, the surprise of a lifetime. you won this brand-new home! (screaming) oh, my god. (rousing music) mike: last week, nick and maggie in a secret alliance