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Candlelight vigil held in memory of North Las Vegas police officer killed in crash

Posted at 3:42 PM, Jan 08, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-09 09:02:45-05

The North Las Vegas Police Chief's Advisory Board organized a prayer and candlelight vigil in memory of Detective Chad Parque, who was killed in a fatal crash on Friday.

The vigil began at 5:30 p.m. near Martin Luther King Boulevard and Carey Avenue.

North Las Vegas Police are also asking Las Vegas residents to be wary of fraudulent fundraising efforts in Detective Parque's name. There are no authorized or legitimate GoFundMe accounts.

If you would like to help Parque's family, please donate to one of the following accounts:

Nevada State Bank
Injured Police Officer

Wells Fargo