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Breaking News: Child Drowns in NW Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS -- Las Vegas police are on the scene of a drowning in northwest Las Vegas. Police say a 4-year-old boy was pulled from a pool and transported to Centennial Hills Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Metro's abuse and neglect detectives are investigating.

8 News NOW will have more details when they become available.

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New Mobile Site Helps You Report Problems to the City

LAS VEGAS -- Reporting graffiti or that pothole on your street to the City of Las Vegas is now easier than ever. No longer will you have to be transferred from department to department over the phone or visit city hall in person to get something done.

This will work on any cell phone that has a web browser. The goal is to get you connected with the city instantaneously. It just takes a few minutes in a quick step-by-step process. For example, type in an address where you see a problem.

If it falls in the City of Las Vegas, you'll be able to click on what type of issue you need addressed, whether it's unsightly graffiti, that annoying pothole, the street light that's been out by your house, a stray dog or cat you're worried about, or a business you think may be operating without a license.

Your anonymous complaint goes straight to the city.

Cyclists Unite After Man Killed by Alleged DUI Driver

LAS VEGAS -- A candlelight vigil will he held in memory of a 27-year-old man who died while bicycling on a city street. Francisco De Jesus was riding his bike on Rampart near Sun City Summerlin Tuesday when his bicycle was struck by a vehicle. Minutes later, Metro arrested a driver for DUI.

De Jesus was a nurse at Desert Springs Hospital, according to his fiance Contessa. Too upset to talk, she sat down and showed us pictures of Francisco.

His family and friends describe him as having a bright future with everything going for him.

The spray-painted crime scene markers show where De Jesus was hit. Metro arrested driver Feliciano Gonzales for DUI. Witnesses say Gonzales tried to hide out in the parking lot of a nearby bar after the crash.

Now fellow bicyclists walk that stretch of road with a growing fear.

Charges Recommended Against Two Metro Officers

LAS VEGAS -- Two Las Vegas police officers could face charges in a high speed chase that cost a man his life.

On May 19, Metro Police Officers Andrew Ubbens and Aron Carpenter were chasing Ivan Carrillo, a man believed to be driving under the influence. The officers began the chase with their police lights and sirens on. According to documents, the officers' sergeant told them to stop the pursuit, but the officers continued without their lights and sirens.

According to the arrest warrants, Ubbens announced he was going to perform what's called a PIT maneuver to stop Carrillo's car. During a PIT maneuver, officers use their own vehicles to stop a suspect vehicle.

Read the warrant for Officers Carpenter and Ubbens

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Police Radio Recordings Reveal Chaos of Costco Shooting

LAS VEGAS -- We are now getting our first listen to what police officers encountered in July's shooting outside a Summerlin Costco. Three officers shot Eric Scott seven times after they say he pulled out a concealed handgun.

Las Vegas police's radio traffic from that day reveal what officers heard minutes before they fatally shot Eric Scott outside the front entrance to Costco.

Over the radio, you can hear the officer make the shot's fired call and then ask for medical units. The officer then says, "He pulled a 413 and pointed it at my direction." That "413" the officer refers to is police code for a firearm.

Listen to Metro's radio traffic from the Costco shooting (Starts at 6:53)

I-Team: Principal Connected to Cheating Scandal Faces License Hearing

LAS VEGAS -- Former Andre Agassi Middle School and current Clifford Lawrence Middle School principal Bevelyn Smothers will go before the Nevada Board of Education August 13th to face a petition for suspension or revocation of her teaching license.

The still-unreleased agenda item will be a part of the three day board meeting normally scheduled for August.

Smothers came under fire in the spring of 2010 when she resigned from Agassi after allegations surfaced she sifted through state tests and gave students more time to complete unfinished sections. She was recently selected to be a principal at Lawrence.

State law and CCSD policies give teachers on leave at charter schools like Agassi the option to come back into the district with nearly full benefits and pay.

Critics have questioned those policies, given that the allegations against Smothers also instigated an ongoing investigation by the education department.

I-Team: Principal Involved in Cheating Scandal Hired at New School

LAS VEGAS -- A middle school principal who resigned because of a cheating scandal and still remains under investigation by the State of Nevada will go to work next week at a new school.

Earlier this year, allegations surfaced that former Andre Agassi Prep principal Bevelyn Smothers sifted through CRT tests and may have broke district and state policy to give her school an advantage.

Smothers resigned under a cloud. She's still under investigation by the state, and yet CCSD hired her to be a principal once again. Teachers and tipsters were shocked at the news.

The cheating allegations were first exposed in March of 2010, when teachers at Agassi said Smothers admitted to looking through unfinished tests and giving five students more time. That violates state law and district policy. Teachers say Smothers suggested they do the same.