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Charges Dropped Against North Las Vegas Officer

LAS VEGAS -- Charges against North Las Vegas Police Officer Toby Winn have been dropped by the Clark County District Attorney because of a lack of evidence. Officer Winn was arrested Monday for battery domestic violence.

According to Metro's police report, Officer Winn grabbed his girlfriend, shook her and pushed her to the ground. The girlfriend told police the two had been fighting prior to the incident. When police arrived, Winn was not at the scene.

In the report, police say they talked with Winn by cell phone and he told them that the whole thing was just a misunderstanding and he could not drive to the scene because he had too much to drink.

Winn has been placed on administrative duty pending the outcome of the case.

Police Look for Sex Assault Suspect

LAS VEGAS -- Las Vegas police are asking for the public's help in identifying a sexual assault suspect.

Police say the suspect committed two separate sex crimes in the Strip area on June 20, 2010.

Police say the suspect is a Hispanic or Asian male, about 25-years-old, about five feet, 10 inches tall and weighing about 180 pounds. Police say the suspect has dark hair.

Police also want to find the suspect's vehicle. He is believed to be driving a dark colored 1999 to 2004 Ford Mustang with Nevada license plates.

Anyone with any information on the suspect is urged to contact Metro's Sexual Assault Section at 828-3307 or Crime Stoppers at 385-5555.

Motley Crue Singer Arrested in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS  -- Motley Crue singer Vince Neil who was arrested in Las Vegas on a drunken driving charge has been released from jail.

Records show that the 49-year-old rocker was released Monday after being held at the Clark County jail following his arrest late Sunday. Police say Neil was involved in an incident while driving his Lamborghini sports car on Desert Inn Road near Las Vegas Blvd.

Police say there was also another incident involving Neil earlier in the evening in front of the Hilton in which a fan alleges that her camera was broken.

It wasn't immediately clear if Neil had a lawyer. Las Vegas police Officer Barbara Morgan confirmed the arrest, but said she didn't immediately have details.

Neil has a Sept. 27th court date. 

(Copyright 2010 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

New York-New York Shooter Dies in Prison

LAS VEGAS  -- A 54-year-old man in prison for wounding four people in a Las Vegas Strip casino has died.

Prison officials say Steven Francis Zegrean died April 29 at Ely State Prison, apparently from natural causes. Zegrean was sentenced last October to 26 to 90 years after a jury convicted him of the 2007 shooting at the New York-New York casino.

(Copyright 2010 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

Former UNLV Football Player Killed in Fight at the Luxor

LAS VEGAS -- A former UNLV football player is dead and a mixed martial arts fighter is in custody after a weekend fight in a Luxor Hotel suite.

Police say 25-year-old Jason Sindelar is facing one count of murder and two counts of battery with substantial bodily harm. According to the police report, 26-year-old Demario Reynolds died after Sindelar punched him several times in the head and chest. Sindelar has a mixed martial arts record in the ring of four amateur wins and one professional loss.

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Suspect in Beating Death Released from Jail

LAS VEGAS -- The man accused in a beating death at the Luxor hotel has been released from jail. Jason Sindelar was released after a court hearing on Wednesday because the District Attorney has not filed their case against him.

The DA plans to file a case against Sindelar. The next court date for will be for a status check on July 27, 2010.

Police say Sindelar beat Demario Reynolds to death on Saturday. Sindelar is accused of punching Reynolds several times in the head and chest. Sindelar has a background in mixed martial arts, but appears to have only had one professional fight.

According to a police report, Sindelar was fighting with his girlfriend at a Luxor hotel room early Saturday morning. Witnesses told police Reynolds tried to break it up. That's when Sindelar allegedly attacked. Reynolds is a former UNLV football player.

If convicted, Sindelar could spend the rest of his life in prison.

I-Team: Police Remain Silent on Casino Counseling Case

LAS VEGAS -- It was a controversial counseling program used by casinos to root out petty crooks, make them waive rights to an attorney and pay up on the spot. But Las Vegas police continues to target U.S. Justice Associates for what court documents call "extortion."

Wednesday, Justice Associates was in court to learn more about those searches and find out what will happen next.

Metro has not charged anyone, despite two raids and months of investigation. Now the fight turned to court to learn Metro's playbook and if any casinos are now involved.

Attorney Robert Draskovich and USJA owner Steven Brox lost their argument to a judge Wednesday morning. They wanted the court to unseal documents detailing what happened during the most recent raid at a Downtown Las Vegas office and why Metro was interested.