Man arrested after suspicious device was found inside a North Las Vegas residence
NORTH LAS VEGAS (KSNV) —
A man has been arrested after a device was located inside a North Las Vegas resident.
On Thursday, Jan. 11, at about 9:30 p.m., officers were dispatched to a home in the 2200 block of Constance Avenue in reference to a disturbance.
During the course of their investigation into the disturbance, it led them to the discovery of a suspicious device.
The Las Vegas Fire Department Bomb Squad arrived on scene and rendered the device safe as the ARMOR Task Force conducted the investigation.
The North Las Vegas Police Department's Detective Bureau ascertained the suspect’s location and took him into custody.
The ARMOR Task Force arrested 45-year-old Christopher Robinson for two counts of possession, manufacture or dispose of the explosive or incendiary device.
Robinson was booked into the City of Las Vegas Jail for the above charges.
The ARMOR Task Force is a specialized unit comprised of members from the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, North Las Vegas Police Department, Henderson Police Department and the Nevada Department of Public Safety.