Secret Witness is offering a reward in the amount of $500.00 for information leading to the arrest and prosecution of the suspect wanted in connection with the hit and run of a male motorcyclist in the area of El Rancho and Victorian Ave. Sparks, NV.
On February 27, 2021 at approximately 9:25 a.m. Sparks Police, Sparks Fire, and REMSA responded to the above area on the report of a vehicle versus motorcycle crash. Sparks Police received information prior to arriving that the suspect vehicle fled the scene. A 40-year-old male victim was located in the roadway. REMSA transported the subject to a local hospital where he is being treated for serious injuries. The investigation determined that the motorcycle was traveling eastbound on Victorian through the intersection and had a green light. The suspect vehicle was traveling northbound on El Rancho at Victorian and failed to stop for the red light. The suspect vehicle struck the motorcyclist in the intersection causing the driver of the motorcycle to be ejected. The motorcycle continued traveling into oncoming traffic and struck another vehicle before coming to rest. The occupants of that vehicle were not injured. The suspect vehicle is described as a 2010-2014 grayish/blue colored Subaru Legacy with Nevada plates. The vehicle is going to have front end damage from where it struck the motorcyclist.
Sparks Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect. Anyone having information relating to this crime, the suspect vehicle, or the suspect should contact the Sparks Police Department at 353-2231, Secret Witness at 322-4900, www.secretwitness.com, or text tip to 847411 (TIP411) keyword SW.