Las Vegas, Nevada - On November 16, 2020 at approximately 8:47 a.m., LVMPD officers responded to reports of a hit and run collision that occurred at Valley View Boulevard and West Desert Inn Road. Patrol officers located the suspect in close proximity to the collision and detained him.
During the investigation, the suspect was able to get out of his handcuffs and fled across traffic lanes where he was struck by a vehicle. The suspect was transported to Sunrise Hospital with life-threatening injuries.
An examination of this incident is being conducted by the LVMPD’s Critical Incident Review Team. This review will focus on policy, tactics and training during the event.
This is an ongoing investigation. Anyone with any information about this incident is urged to contact the LVMPD Force Investigation Team at 702-828-8452. To remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 702-385-5555, or on the internet at https://www.crimestoppersofnv.com .