Las Vegas Police Captain Suddenly Goes Missing

Las Vegas Metropolitan Police announced Capt. James Larochelle has gone missing. Fellow officers have launched a manhunt for the ‘endangered,’ policeman. 

“HELP US LOCATE   Captain James LaRochelle, last seen early this morning near Desert Foothills & Charleston, driving a tan 1998 Land Rover with NV license 592JBV. Please call 702-828-3111 with info,” tweeted LVMPD.

NBC Law Vegas reports:

The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department needs your help in locating Capt. James Larochelle.

James was last seen Thursday around 2 a.m. near Desert Foothills and Charleston Boulevard in the far west valley.

He was last seen driving a tan 1998 Land Rover bearing Nevada license plate 592-JBV.

Anyone with any information on the known whereabouts of Larochelle is strongly urged to contact the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Missing Persons Detail at 702-828-2907.

In November, LaRochelle unveiled ‘ShotSpotter technology,’ aimed at using sensors to ‘triangulate the source of gunfire,’ in the Las Vegas Valley.


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