Las Vegas Sun

November 26, 2020

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Alleged kidnapper arrested after Las Vegas police chase

A man suspected of kidnapping a woman is in custody following a Metro Police chase that ended on Interstate 15 and Blue Diamond Road Tuesday night. 

Officers were summoned about 5:20 p.m. to the 3900 block of Algonquin Drive, near Katie Avenue and Maryland Parkway, where the man broke a window, beat the woman, and took her by force, police said.

At some point, officers spotted the man’s vehicle and tried to stop it, but he took off, police said.

The vehicle eventually stopped on the freeway, police said. The man and the woman were taken to University Medical Center with superficial injuries. 

Additional details, including what charges the suspect might face, were not provided.