Ricardo Torres-Cortez

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Bio: Ricardo Torres-Cortez is a public safety reporter for the Las Vegas Sun. Though he was born in Mexico and lived in Texas, he considers the Las Vegas Valley home. He previously covered breaking news at the Las Vegas Review-Journal, and started at the Sun after graduating from UNLV in December 2015.

Contact Ricardo: via e-mail or by phone at 702-259-2330.

Recent stories

Two children wounded in North Las Vegas shooting November 17, 2018

One dead in shooting near Desert Inn, Maryland Parkway in Las Vegas November 17, 2018

Police: Medical episode may have led to fatal southeast Las Vegas crash November 17, 2018

Las Vegas boy is granted his wish of becoming a cop November 17, 2018

Two Las Vegas massage parlors linked to alleged prostitution ring November 16, 2018

Suspect arrested year after Las Vegas parishioner shot dead November 15, 2018

Google is cleared to build $600 million data center in Henderson November 15, 2018

Armed man sought in Las Vegas robbery November 15, 2018

Video: Metro searching for suspects in fatal shooting outside central Vegas store November 15, 2018

Public invited to get to know Metro officers over coffee November 15, 2018

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