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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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Man arrested in robbery of Boulder City bank
Thursday, March 5, 2015
A man accused of robbing a Boulder City bank this morning was arrested in Las Vegas, police said. Boulder City Police were alerted about ...
Body found in desert near Sandy Valley
Thursday, March 5, 2015
A body was found just before noon today in the desert off of State Route 160 near Sandy Valley, Metro Police said. Homicide detectives are ...
Coroner IDs 2 victims in triple slaying at apartment complex
Thursday, March 5, 2015
Two women fatally shot in a triple slaying Tuesday night at a west valley apartment complex have been identified by the Clark County Coroner’s Office. Las Vegas residents ...
Police: Air Force veteran intended suicide by cop
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
An Air Force veteran fatally shot by a SWAT sniper after firing 23 rounds in a standoff with Metro Police threatened to shoot every officer he saw and said he intended to ...
Coroner IDs North Las Vegas boy, 8, crushed by automatic gate
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
An 8-year-old boy whose head got caught in an automatic gate in North Las Vegas this evening has died, police said. North Las Vegas Police received a report about 5:35 p.m. of an incident at a gated residential neighborhood near ...
Fetuses found in hospital linens at Henderson laundry facility
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
The bodies of twin fetuses were found in a shipment of linens at a Henderson commercial laundry facility today. It was determined the shipment came from ...
Another day of gusty winds expected, but weather to dry out rest of week
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
Warmer temperatures are ahead after quick-moving storms Tuesday brought pea-sized hail, rain and gusty winds to the valley ...
Police: Boulder Highway blocked in connection with stabbing probe
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
A stabbing suspect led police on a brief chase this morning on a busy freeway but got away when the pursuit became too ...
Driver arrested after car hits police motorcycle along road
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
A 30-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence after the car he was driving hit a Metro Police motorcycle and ...
Police: Man suspected of running marijuana delivery service
Monday, March 2, 2015
A man arrested after a drug bust last week in North Las Vegas is suspected of running a marijuana delivery service, according to an arrest report released today. Jorge Garcia, 25, was taken into custody after ...