Police release sketch of man who tried to lure child into car


Police have released a sketch of a suspect who tried to lure a child into his car, according to investigators. 

The incident happened on February 12 at around 8:48 a.m. in the area of Mustang Street and Horse Drive in northwest Las Vegas. 

BACKGROUND: Man tries to lure student from Anthony Saville Middle School

A man drove up to the child riding his bike to Saville Middle School and attempted to get him in his car, according to a report by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department.

The suspect is described as a white man who is about 60 years old with a thin build and grey hair. He’s believed to be driving a newer model red or burgundy four-door sedan. 

Anyone with any information about this incident, or the identity or whereabouts of the suspect, is urged to call the Northwest Area Command Patrol Investigations Section at 702-828-8577.

To remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 702-385-5555, or on the internet at

Tips leading directly to an arrest or indictment processed through Crime Stoppers may be eligible for a cash reward. 

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