Friday, Nov. 2, 2012 | 5:11 p.m.
Scene of incident
A car struck a man Friday at a Las Vegas bus stop while the man was trying to fend off the theft of his newly purchased television.
Metro Police officials said at 3:18 p.m. the victim was sitting at the bus stop on the 4500 block of West Charleston Boulevard, near Arville Street, with his purchase. A suspect then approached him and attempted to steal the television.
Police said the ensuing struggle drifted into the street, where the victim was struck by a car. The suspect escaped with the television.
The victim was transported to University Medical Center with minor injuries.