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Las Vegas police seek person of interest related to deadly hit-and-run crash

Posted: 5:27 PM, Jul 10, 2019
Updated: 2019-07-10 22:20:45-04
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LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — Las Vegas police are looking for a person of interest who they believe may be involved with a deadly hit-and-run crash.

59-year-old Thomas Robert Wallenta died at the hospital on July 6 after police say the motorcycle he was riding was hit by a car that ran a red light.

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The crash happened near South Decatur Boulevard and West Flamingo Road shortly after 8:30 p.m.

The woman police are looking for was last seen wearing a blue top with matching shorts, and carrying a large brown purse.

RELATED: PHOTOS: Family shares photos of motorcyclist killed in crash

Anyone with information is asked to call Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Fatal Detail at 702-828-3595.

To remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555.

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