Fund Established On Behalf Of Wounded Metro Officer

Two Banks Have Set Up Accounts For Donations

Mitch Kelly
June 05, 2020 - 8:53 am
Las Vegas Metro Police Officer Shay Mikalonis

LVMPD

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LAS VEGAS, NV (KXNT)  - Friday, the Injured Police Officers Fund announced that they've established an account on behalf of Metro Police Officer Shay Mikalonis.

Mikalonis was shot in the head on Monday as he attempted to disperse a group of Black Lives Matter protesters in front of Circus Circus. He's currently in critical condition at University Medical Center. The accused shooter is being held without bail.

A statement released to the IPOF from Mikalonis' family reads, 

"We are grateful for all the calls, texts, and words of encouragement from our friends and the Las Vegas community as our son and brother, Shay fights to survive his critical injuries sustained on June 1, 2020 while working the job he loved.

We have heard many people have reached out to help. At this time it is unclear, what needs Shay may in the future."

Accounts have been set up through two banks:

Wells Fargo Bank

Account number: 5906600647

Nevada State Bank

Account Number: 5795937845

To make an online donation, go to,

www.ipof.vegas

100% of  the money donated goes directly to the officer and his family.

At the family’s request, please only use these authorized accounts to make donations. The IPOF is the only sanctioned group collecting funds for Officer Mikalonis.

Any gift cards or collections can be directed to: Lieutenant Erik Lloyd, at LVMPD Headquarters

For any fundraising efforts, please contact the Injured Police Officers Fund at 702-380-2840.