News Release

Henderson Police Seek Public’s Help to Identify Robbery Suspects

September 19, 2017

Henderson, Nev. – Henderson Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify a couple responsible for snatching the purse of a 59-year-old female victim as she walked through a casino parking lot last evening. 

At about 5:40 p.m. on Sept. 18, the male and female suspect, riding a motorcycle, drove next to the victim as she was walking from her car through the parking lot of Sunset Station Hotel and Casino, located at 1301 W. Sunset Rd. While passing the victim, the suspects grabbed the victim’s purse, which was around her shoulder, causing her to be pulled to the ground.

The victim sustained head trauma and was transported to Spring Valley Hospital for medical treatment.

The suspects are described as a Hispanic male adult, wearing a gray polo shirt, black shorts and white knee high socks and a Hispanic female adult, wearing a gray hoodie sweatshirt, dark pants and flip flops. The suspects were riding a black sport type motorcycle. 

Surveillance photographs of the suspects accompany this release. 

Anyone with information in this case is urged to call the Henderson Police Department at 702-267-4911, 3-1-1, or, to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555 or visit Crime Stoppers website. Tips directly leading to a felony arrest or an indictment processed through Crime Stoppers may result in a cash reward.


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