Teen accused of murdering mom, little brother, nabbed at Las Vegas food court

Adrian Navarro-Canales, 16, who has been charged with two counts of murder, was arrested at an outdoor food court near the Las Vegas Strip, authorities said Wednesday.

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Adrian Navarro-Canales, top right, with his mother and brother. (Facebook)

SOURCE    Wednesday, September 25, 2013, 5:24 PM

Adrian Navarro-Canales, 16, was apprehended at a Las Vegas food court on Wednesday.

A Las Vegas-area teenager accused of stabbing his mother and 9-year-old brother to death has been arrested, authorities said Wednesday.

Authorities released a statement saying Adrian Navarro-Canales, 16, was arrested late Wednesday morning after authorities found him sitting alone in an open-air food court close to the Las Vegas Strip.

The Las Vegas Sun reports that authorities had received a tip about the teen’s whereabouts Tuesday night.