LAS VEGAS -- Metro Police have arrested a 22-year-old following a fatal hit-and-run incident.
Officers say at around 4 a.m. Saturday the victim, 39-year-old Norman Beavers, was walking across Las Vegas Blvd. at the intersection of Agate Ave. They say Beavers stepped off the median into an implied crosswalk.
Police say a Nissan Altima hit Beavers who died from his injuries. The car did not stop, but witnesses were able to tell police what happened.
Officers tracked down the car in a nearby neighborhood and arrested the driver, Peter Whitaker. Whitaker was booked into Clark County Detention Center for felony hit and run.