LAS VEGAS (KSNV) — The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department is searching for a man who they say they’re searching for a robbery suspect who they say has been targeting elderly victims.
According to LVMPD, the man has been targeting elderly people in casino parking lots and parking garages throughout the valley. He reportedly drives into the parking areas, approaches an elderly victim who is walking alone, and pushes them to the ground. The suspect then steals their purses and runs, later trying to gain funds from the victim’s debit or credit cards.
The suspect is described as a 20-to-30-year-old Hispanic male adult, last seen wearing a black jacket, black baseball cap, and a black mask. The suspect has been seen using a stolen dark pickup truck with a white sticker in the rear window and NV plate 174G05.
Anyone with any information about this incident or has been a victim of this suspect they are urged to contact the LVMPD SAC Patrol Detectives by phone at 702-828-9455 or by email at SACInvestigations@LMVPD.com. To remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 702-385-5555, or on the internet at www.crimestoppersofnv.com.