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Bail set at $1 million for suspect in deadly Las Vegas crash

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Oriana Leausa appears in Las Vegas Justice Court on July 10, 2017. (Luis Marquez/FOX5) Oriana Leausa appears in Las Vegas Justice Court on July 10, 2017. (Luis Marquez/FOX5)
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A Las Vegas judge set bail at $1 million for a woman suspected of causing a deadly crash involving a Metro squad car and a stolen vehicle on July 5. 

The suspect, Oriana Leausa, appeared at the Las Vegas Justice Court on Monday morning. 

Police said Leausa was behind the wheel of a stolen Dodge Ram truck when she struck a squad car and then two other vehicles on Fort Apache Road between Charleston Boulevard and Sahara Avenue. The driver of one vehicle involved in the crash died. A Metro officer was also injured in the crash.

[READ MORE: Vegas woman under arrest in deadly crash involving stolen truck, squad car]

According to records at the Clark County Detention Center, Leausa faces a number of charges including driving under the influence resulting in death, possession of a stolen vehicle, and conspiracy to commit grand larceny. 

An investigation into the crash is ongoing. 

Stay with FOX5 and FOX5Vegas.com for developments.

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