UPDATE: 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 pedestrian in the area of North McCarran Blvd. and East Prater Way Sparks, NV.

On January 11, 2019 at approximately 9:09 p.m. officers responded to the above intersection on a report of a vehicle vs. pedestrian traffic accident.

The victim was transported to the Renown Medical Center with what are believed to be minor injuries.

The suspect vehicle briefly stopped after striking the pedestrian. It last seen fleeing south on eastbound Prater Way.

According to witnesses and evidence left on scene the striking vehicle is a red passenger car. The vehicle will be missing the passenger side mirror.

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 to Tip Number 847411 (TIP 411) Keyword - SW.

(Secret Witness Board of Directors Contributed to this report.)

The Sparks Police Department reports they responded to a vehicle versus pedestrian crash at the intersection of Prater Way and McCarran Blvd. on Friday night.

They said the victim was transported to the hospital with minor injuries.

They said all roads are open to normal traffic.

They said no further information is available at this time.