Lawyers for the Las Vegas Review-Journal are discussing the agreement with Las Vegas police and prosecutors.
Michael Earl, who was a patient at the time of the stabbings, had pleaded guilty but mentally ill to one count of murder and one count of attempted murder.
The stabbing happened early Saturday near North Decatur Boulevard and U.S. Highway 95.
Police say a man who was suspected in the fatal stabbing of a woman in west Las Vegas died after officers hit him with a police vehicle.
A man yet to be identified was stabbed and died Tuesday near Owens Avenue and Stocker Street, police said.
Robert Telles, who is accused of killing Review-Journal reporter Jeff German, has requested evidence he says will show he was the victim of police misconduct.
Former Public Administrator Robert Telles filed paperwork last month to delay his murder trial in the killing of Review-Journal investigative reporter Jeff German.
Robert Telles, who is representing himself, is currently set to stand trial in November on a murder charge in the killing of Review-Journal investigative reporter Jeff German.
Jarrel Medley, 28, has been charged with open murder in connection with the death of 43-year-old George Lopez.
Clark County District Attorney Steve Wolfson said prosecutors are prepared to go to trial in November against Robert Telles, accused of killing investigative reporter Jeff German.
A woman asked an officer to take his hand away from his gun seconds before she stabbed another officer and was shot, according to body camera footage released Monday.
A man is accused by Las Vegas police of stabbing a man in the neck and sitting in two separate stolen vehicles near Rancho High School.