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2 more teens arrested for home invasion, sex assault
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LAS VEGAS – 8 News NOW has learned two more teens were arrested in connection with a home invasion, robbery, and sexual assault in the southwest valley on Jan. 19.

The names of the suspects haven't been released yet, but 8 News NOW learned they were both 17 years old and booked into the Clark County Juvenile Detention Center.

When the incident happened last month, detectives said the suspects allegedly broke into a home in the 9200 block of Weeping Hollow Avenue. Officers said during the break-in, an occupant of the home was robbed and sexually assaulted.

Two children and three adults were inside the house and police say they were robbed, held at gunpoint, and a woman was raped.

On Feb. 4 the other three suspects, Qumaire Rainey, 18, Edward London, 17, and 16-year-old Casey Franks were arrested. Both London and Franks have been certified as adults, Metro said.

Police say the suspects have criminal histories and knew each other from detention.

According to the Clark County School District, Franks and London have most recently attended Spring Valley High School and Rainey Sierra Vista.

The case remains under investigation. Anyone with any information in the crime is urged to contact the LVMPD Sexual Assault Section at 702-828-3421. In order to remain anonymous call Crime Stoppers by phone at 702-385-5555.

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