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Parents Warned About Another Attempted Kidnapping

Another attempted child abduction has been reported and police say that makes 18 in the last four weeks. Someone tried to lure a child into a car near Eileen Conners Elementary School in the northwest.

Metro police officers are increasing patrols around the schools, and students at Eileen Conners are being sent home with letters Friday about this latest abduction attempt that happened there Thursday.

School district officials say more letters will be sent to all parents in the district.

The victim was a 13-year-old girl. She says she was walking down the street to pick up her brother from school when a man in a green car pulled up next to her and asked her to get in.

"As I was walking, he kinda stared at me and I saw him drive past me a couple more times, came to a stop and he asked me if I wanted a ride.

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Out-of-Control Truck Causes Trouble, Juveniles Flee Scene

An out-of-control truck created some scary moments for two valley families Friday morning. Police say several juveniles were riding in the stolen truck.

It ran into a parked truck, then slammed into a car and then it finally stopped on a neighbor's fence.

All the juveniles in the truck ran from the scene.

If you know anything about this, you're asked to call Crime Stoppers at 385-5555.

3 Hurt in Las Vegas House Fire

Eleven people are homeless Wednesday afternoon after a fire destroyed their home near Jones and Grand Teton. Now they're left with the decision of whether to rebuild or move on.

Fire investigators told the family the fire started in the attic but the family said flames were coming from the ceiling and the stairs. They kicked out that window and jumped from the roof to escape the flames.

The Burgos family awoke to the smell of flames and the sounds of smoke detectors going off.

Kristi, one of the fire victims said, "I woke up because I heard the alarm, and I heard people screaming. And when I woke up, it was very, very dark and big smoke and we had to go from one room to get out of the window."

Kristi suffered minor burns on her feet.

Sen. John Ensign's Nephew Arrested

The nephew of Sen. John Ensign has been arrested for attempting to run over emergency medical personal and using his vehicle to ram a Las Vegas City Fire truck.

Twenty-three-year-old Eric Ensign has been booked into the Clark County Detention Center on two counts of Attempted Murder, DUI and Tampering/Injury to an Emergency Motor Vehicle.

Police were called to the intersection of Buffalo Drive and Washington Ave. after numerous citizens reported a man slumped behind the steering wheel.

When emergency workers attempted to wake the man, police say, he tried to strike two of the workers with his car and then ran into the fire truck.

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