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Pashtana Usufzy

Business Researcher

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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People can now text Metro Police about suspicious activity
Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014
Police are launching a program that lets community members report suspicious activity with the click of a button. The program supports the ...
Driver arrested after 2-state, high-speed chase
Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014
A 50-year-old man led police on a high-speed car chase from California to Las Vegas early this morning before he bailed out and was arrested, authorities said. The Nevada Highway Patrol received a call about ...
Fire guts house’s garage, displaces western valley residents
Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014
A fire with flames almost as high as the roof broke out in the garage of a home in the western valley today, causing about $45,000 in damage ...
Woman stabs man at Boulder Highway casino, police say
Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014
A man was stabbed, possibly after an argument, late Tuesday at the Longhorn Casino. Metro Police received a report about 10:10 p.m. that a woman stabbed a man at the casino ...
Suspect in hammer attacks was on meth, police say
Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014
A man accused of attacking 10 people and their vehicles with a hammer during a crime spree in Boulder City and Henderson is a convicted felon and may have been under the influence of ...
Police: Rider on stolen motorcycle crashes into block wall
Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014
A person on a stolen motorcycle was in critical condition after crashing into a cinder block wall this morning, Metro Police said. The motorcyclist left the ...
Coroner IDs girl, 3, killed in crash over weekend
Monday, Oct. 27, 2014
A 3-year-old girl killed in a car wreck police allege was caused by a DUI driver Saturday afternoon has been identified by the Clark County Coroner’s Office as Elena Rivera of Las Vegas. Rivera died of blunt force trauma in ...
Man seriously burned when oxygen tank explodes
Monday, Oct. 27, 2014
A man was trying to remove a valve from an oxygen tank this morning when the tank exploded, seriously burning him, officials said. He suffered ...
Missing teen found on Mount Charleston
Monday, Oct. 27, 2014
A teenager reported missing Sunday on Mount Charleston was located this morning, Metro Police said. The boy was located about 11:45 a.m. near ...
Pedestrian hit in street, suffers minor injuries
Monday, Oct. 27, 2014
A pedestrian was hit by a vehicle in the eastern valley this morning, Metro Police reported. The man was outside a crosswalk about ...