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

Henderson police: Man, woman dead in murder-suicide September 21, 2018

Henderson murder-suicide claims lives of 2 boys, rattles neighbor September 21, 2018

Suspect, 16, arrested in fatal shooting near North Las Vegas high school September 21, 2018

Metro video campaign seeks to save lives on the road September 18, 2018

Changing times leave sheriff feeling uneasy September 16, 2018

Woman killed in house fire in west valley September 12, 2018

Student, 18, shot dead on campus of North Las Vegas high school September 11, 2018

Man found shot dead in vehicle at apartment complex September 11, 2018

Police: Mom stood by while toddler, later found dead, was doused with hot water September 10, 2018

Breakup may have triggered double slaying, suicide at apartment September 10, 2018

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