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Pashtana Usufzy

Local news reporter

Pashtana grew up in Las Vegas after moving from the Seattle area in 1996. She has interned at the San Francisco Chronicle and around Las Vegas. She studies journalism and biology at UNLV.

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Hang gliding accident near Jean kills instructor, 12-year-old boy
Friday, March 27, 2015
A 12-year-old boy and a man are dead after a hang gliding accident on a dry lake bed near Jean. The man, a hang gliding instructor, was in the air with the boy when ...
Police: Gun threat that spurred Summerlin school lockdown was hoax
Thursday, March 26, 2015
The lockdown has been lifted at a Summerlin elementary school after police investigated a call that someone with a gun would be coming to the school ...
Coroner IDs man killed in apparent home invasion
Thursday, March 26, 2015
A man killed in what Metro Police called an apparent home invasion Monday night has been identified by the Clark County Coroner’s Office as ...
Coroner IDs man dead after crash into pole
Thursday, March 26, 2015
A man pronounced dead Tuesday after the car he was driving hit a light pole and fence near West Lake Mead and North Martin Luther King boulevards has been ...
Driver in custody after teen injured in hit-and-run
Thursday, March 26, 2015
The driver of a pickup truck that hit a teenage girl in the southeast valley today has been located and was being booked on a count of felony hit-and-run, Metro Police said. Officers were called about ...
Police search for southwest valley shoplifting suspect
Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Police are searching for a man they say fought with an employee and shoplifted items at a southwest valley store ...
Driver dead, pedestrian injured after vehicle hits pole
Tuesday, March 24, 2015
A driver died and a bystander was injured today after a vehicle hit a pole near West Lake Mead and North Martin Luther King boulevards, Metro Police said. Police received reports about ...
FBI serves search warrant in southwest valley
Tuesday, March 24, 2015
The FBI served a search warrant in the southwest valley this morning, law enforcement officials said. The “law enforcement action” occurred near West Flamingo Road and ...
Woman arrested in home invasion slaying in northeast valley
Tuesday, March 24, 2015
A woman has been arrested and police are still searching for two male suspects in connection with an apparent home invasion Monday night in the northeast valley that left a man dead ...
Police arrest man they say robbed same Henderson smoke shop twice
Thursday, March 19, 2015
Police arrested a 36-year-old man Wednesday night in connection with two armed robberies at the same Henderson smoke shop less than two months apart ...