Sparks Police arrest man after pursuit ends in crash

Miguel Vargas-Cortez
Miguel Vargas-Cortez(Washoe County Sheriff's Office)
Published: Nov. 29, 2022 at 4:14 AM PST
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SPARKS, Nev. (KOLO) - A pursuit in Sparks Monday night ended when the suspect crashed. Police say officers tried to stop a stolen Honda CRV near the Dotty’s on Oddie Boulevard around 8:30 p.m. The driver took off, hitting another vehicle at 9th Street and Silverada Boulevard. The Honda then hit a parked vehicle and rolled over.

Miguel Vargas-Cortez, 28, was a treated at the scene and arrested. He faces multiple charges including possession of a stolen vehicle, possession of a stolen firearm, eluding police, and drug possession.