LAS VEGAS (KSNV MyNews3.com) –
The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department is still searching for a man suspected of a purse snatching and severely injuring an elderly woman March 22 in front of a casino on West Flamingo Road.
According to a Metro news release, the suspect ran away after attacking the victim. He was pursued by several people.
The suspect managed to elude pursuing citizens after crossing West Flamingo Road and then hopping over a block wall on the north side of Flamingo.
The suspect is described as a white male, 5-foot-10, 20 to 30 years old, 170 to 180 pounds with light-colored brown hair. The suspect was last seen wearing a gray sweatshirt, light-colored pants, and flip-flop sandals.
Anyone with information is urged to call the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Robbery Section at (702) 828-3591, or to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at (702) 385-5555 or visit www.crimestoppersofnv.com
Tips directly leading to an arrest or an indictment processed through Crime Stoppers may result in a cash reward.