LAS VEGAS -- Metro Police announced that a third person has been arrested in connection with a body found in dumpster in August.
Theresa Allen, 46 of Las Vegas is charged with the death of Carl Rane Simon. Simon's body was found inside a suitcase in a dumpster near Nellis Boulevard and Owens Avenue August 12.
According to police, Allen along with Emilio Evalio Arenas, 43 of Las Vegas and Peyton Hemingway, 37 of Las Vegas beat and drown Simon because of a disagreement over money and drugs.
Hemingway was arrested in Santa Ana, California. He has refused to waive extradition and proceedings are underway to bring him to Las Vegas to face charges.
Arenas was arrested in San Diego. He waived extradition and was brought back to Las Vegas.
The numbers are staggering. One person dies of melanoma every hour and one in fifty men and women will be diagnosed with melanoma at some point in their lifetime. Now a new experimental therapy is training the body's immune system to fight the disease.More>>
Metro has about 1,100 patrol officers, but not all of them are wearing body cameras. 8 News Now's Vanessa Murphy talks to the Deputy Chief in charge of the program to see who is wearing the cameras and why the process is slow-going.More>>