LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — A man was arrested in North Las Vegas after going 106 mph in a 45 mph zone Monday evening, according to police.
Hugo Mendoza-Ambriz, 28, is facing the following charges:
- Six counts of reckless driving
- Driving without a driver’s license
- Suspended license
- No proof of insurance
Mendoza-Ambriz was driving a 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z98 Stingray. According to police, he was arrested near Deer Springs Way and Losee Road after driving 106 mph in a 45 mph zone.
The North Las Vegas Police Department warned the public about the dangers of speeding in a tweet on Monday that said, “This driver was lucky… he could have ended someone’s life, ended his life, or caused a serious crash. #SLOWDOWN!”
Mendoza-Ambriz was booked into the NLV CCC.