One of Three People Sought Arrested in Desert Search - 8 News NOW

One of Three People Sought Arrested in Desert Search

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LAS VEGAS -- Nevada Highway Patrol and California Highway Patrol officers have arrested one of the three people they were looking for near Nipton Road west of Searchlight.

NHP has about a dozen troopers and the San Bernardino County Sheriff's office has a SWAT team assisting.

Law enforcement is now looking for one man and one woman. The person that has been arrested is a man. The search is going on about four miles off the California side of Interstate 15 and Nipton Road.

The three people are accused in a robbery and carjacking. Nipton Road is closed in both directions, but I-15 is reported to be not affected. The road is near the California-Nevada state line.

8NewsNOW.com is following this developing story.

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