Latest News from News 3

NLV police search for suspect over prescription pills theft

Set Text Size SmallSet Text Size MediumSet Text Size LargeSet Text Size X-Large
Updated: 7/17/2012 1:18 pm
NORTH LAS VEGAS (KSNV MyNews3) – North Las Vegas Police detectives are seeking public assistance identifying a woman believed to be involved in a robbery.

Officers responded to a robbery at 7:30 p.m. July 5 at a Walgreens in the 500 block of East Centennial Parkway. Witnesses say that a woman entered the store and presented employees with a note demanding prescription pain medications.

She may have had a gun in her waistband, but reportedly did not present the gun during the robbery. An employee gave the woman an undisclosed number of pills. The suspect fled the scene in a white Jeep Compass before police arrived.

The suspect is described as a white female adult, 5-foot-3 to 5-6, about 140 pounds. She was last seen wearing a black long-sleeve shirt, black pants, a beanie, black gloves, and large sunglasses. She may have a scar on her right cheek.

Anyone with information is urged to call the North Las Vegas Police Department at (702) 633-9111 or to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at (702) 385-5555.

Tips leading to an arrest or an indictment called into Crime Stoppers may result in a cash reward.

News 3 Poll


All content © Copyright 2014 Intermountain West Communications Company. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service
You may also view our Sitemap.

FCC assistance for any person with disabilities can be provided by contacting us at

KSNV Profile & Public Inspection Files

2014 NBCUniversal Media, LLC. All rights reserved. Portions by Broadcast Interactive Media


Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.
Mobile advertising for this site is available on Local Ad Buy.