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Henderson Police Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting

August 13, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE NEWS RELEASE
PLEASE CONTACT ROD PENA, (702) 267-4775

Henderson, Nev. – Henderson Police are investigating a shooting from last night that involved an on-duty Henderson Police officer. 

Preliminary investigation indicates that last night at approximately 8:10 p.m., a patrol officer contacted three subjects that were involved in suspicious activity in the 2600 block of Windmill Parkway. During investigation, the suspects ignored the officer’s commands and an altercation ensued as a second officer arrived to assist.

A male entered the driver’s side of a Toyota and a female had already been seated in the front passenger seat.

The suspect driver, now identified as 27-year-old, Larry Calvert, drove over the officer’s   foot as well as striking him and the assisting officer with the vehicle as he was attempting to flee. One officer fired his service weapon several times. Calvert faces two charges of Battery with a Deadly Weapon against the officers.

The officers, who sustained minor injuries, were treated at the scene, and no other injuries were reported at the scene.

The female passenger has been identified as 26-year-old Marcella Levia and a female who fled on foot has now been identified as 26-year-old Summer Waters.

At this time, it is unknown if Larry Calvert or the female passenger, Marcella Levia were injured during the incident. 

Both females are considered persons of interest.

The suspect vehicle has been identified as a black 1998 Toyota Camry bearing California license plates, “4BSC566”.

Photographs of all three subjects and the suspect vehicle are attached.

This is the first officer-involved shooting in 2018.

The name of the officer involved will be released after 48 hours per department policy and is on paid leave pending the investigation.

Anyone with information in this case is urged to call the Henderson Police Department at 702-267-4911, 3-1-1, or, to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555 or visit Crime Stoppers website. Tips directly leading to a felony arrest or an indictment processed through Crime Stoppers may result in a cash reward.

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