On Monday (12/30) at 3:56 p.m., a male victim was struck by a hit-and-run suspect in the aforementioned area. The victim was located sitting on the sidewalk and stated that he had been walking on O’Callahan Drive towards Sparks Boulevard when he stopped at the corner of Haywood Drive. When he stepped off the sidewalk, he was struck by the suspect’s vehicle. The victim was thrown onto the passenger side of the hood of the vehicle and fell to the ground striking his head.
The victim was transported to Renown Medical Center for treatment of non-life threatening injuries. The suspect’s vehicle fled towards Sparks Boulevard The suspect is described as a white female adult in her 20’s with short blonde hair. The suspect’s vehicle is described as a black Honda Civic.
The Sparks Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect. Anyone having information relating to this crime, the suspect’s vehicle or the suspect should contact the Sparks Police Department at 353-2231 or Secret Witness at 322-4900.