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THE RENO

POLICE DEPARTMENT

Your Police, Our Community
THE RENO
POLICE DEPARTMENT
Your Police, Our Community
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Media Update
City of Reno
Reno Police Department
Officer Adam Blount
Media Relations Officer
(775) 334-3850
blounta@reno.gov
For Immediate Release

MORNING MEDIA UPDATE

9/22/2021

Tuesday, September 21, 2021

1101Central: Arrest - BDW, Knife / ADW, Knife /Trespassing@1000 block Mill Street

An employee and the suspect were involved in a verbal altercation when the suspect produced a knife. A second victim intervened and became involved in a physical struggle with the suspect over the knife and the victim was cut with the knife.  Kathleen Norman, DOB 9/21/1955, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 21-17711


2032South: ADW, Shooting into a Structure@3000 block South Virginia Street

Officers responded to a report of a shot being fired and discovered a glass door had been shattered. There were no reported injuries and the investigation is ongoing. 



Case: 21-17751


Media Update
City of Reno
Reno Police Department
Officer Adam Blount
Media Relations Officer
(775) 334-3850
blounta@reno.gov
For Immediate Release

MORNING MEDIA UPDATE

9/17/2021

Thursday, September 16, 2021
1217South: ADW, Concrete Stake / DOP @900 block West Moana Lane

The suspect arrived at the above business and made demands of the staff. When they said they could not comply the suspect began breaking items and then threatened the victims with a concrete stake. The suspect has been identified but is still outstanding.



Case: 21-17340


2049North: Arrest - Burglary @500 block Cranleigh Drive

Officers responded to a report that an unknown suspect had entered the residence. They were able to get the victims safely out of the residence and then took the suspect into custody. Jason Martinez-Ayala, DOB 3/17/2000, was arrested on the above charge.



Case: 21-17380


Media Update
City of Reno
Reno Police Department
Officer Adam Blount
Media Relations Officer
(775) 334-3850
blounta@reno.gov
For Immediate Release

MORNING MEDIA UPDATE

9/16/2021

Wednesday, September 15, 2021
0117South: Arrest - Commercial Burglary @6000 block Longley Lane

The owner responded to an alarm and discovered the suspect inside the business. Zachary Lovett, DOB 5/21/1991, was arrested on the above charge.



Case: 21-17234


1516Central: Commercial Burglary@500 block Mill Street

Officers responded to a report that a Burglary had occurred at the above location. There are no suspects at this time. 



Case: 21-17281


1630South: Strong Armed Robbery@6000 block South Virginia Street.

An employee attempted to stop the suspect from leaving without paying for merchandise when the suspect threw a rock at the employee and fled with the merchandise. Total loss is unknown. The suspect is described as: W/M/A, 6' tall, mid forties, curly white hair, LSW a black sweatshirt and black sweat pants.



Case: 21-17291


Media Update
City of Reno
Reno Police Department
Officer Adam Blount
Media Relations Officer
(775) 334-3850
blounta@reno.gov
For Immediate Release

MORNING MEDIA UPDATE

9/15/2021

Tuesday, September 14, 2021

0429South: Commercial Burglary@100 block Damonte Ranch Pkwy.

Officers responded to an alarm and discovered entry had been made and merchandise stolen. Total loss is unknown. The suspects are described as: #1 W/M/A, LSW a black and white hooded sweatshirt. #2 W/M/A, LSW a black Champion sweatshirt.



Case: 21-17155


1045Central: Commercial Burglary @100 block South Virginia Street

Th owner arrived to find the business had been broken into and equipment had been stolen. Total loss is unknown. The suspect is described as: B/M/A, 6' tall, 250 lbs., short dreadlocks, LSW black pants with red stripes, black sweatshirt with red "Tribal Core" print on the back and an adjustable hat.



Case: 21-17176


Media Update
City of Reno
Reno Police Department
Officer Adam Blount
Media Relations Officer
(775) 334-3850
blounta@reno.gov
For Immediate Release

MORNING MEDIA UPDATE

9/14/2021

Monday, September 13, 2021
0844South: Arrest - O&R with a Deadly Weapon, Knives / Identity Theft @4000 block South Virginia Street

Officers responded to a report that a subject refused to leave the property and claimed to be armed. Officers made contact with the suspect who was uncooperative and gave them false identification upon being taken into custody. Curtis Mamula, DOB 7/24/1985, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 21-17081


Media Update
City of Reno
Reno Police Department
Officer Adam Blount
Media Relations Officer
(775) 334-3850
blounta@reno.gov
For Immediate Release

MORNING MEDIA UPDATE

9/10/2021

Thursday, September 9, 2021
0320North: Commercial Burglary@1000 block University Terrace

Officers responded to an alarm and discovered entry had been made and tools were stolen. Total loss is unknown and there are no suspects at this time.



Case: 21-16782


0433South : Commercial Burglary@500 block Meadowood Mall Circle

Officers responded to an alarm and discovered entry had been made and merchandise was stolen. Total loss is unknown and the suspect is only described as a Male wearing a hoodie. 



Case: 21-16783


1126South: Armed Robbery, Firearm@5000 block South Virginia Street

The victim attempted to stop the suspect from leaving without paying for merchandise when the suspect produced a gun and then fled. Total loss is unknown and the suspect is only described as a subject wearing a black under armor hat, blue tie dye Marvel long sleeve shirt, and ripped blue jeans. 



Case: 21-16801


2246South: Armed Robbery, Firearm@3000 block South Virginia Street

The victims were approached by the suspects who had attempted to steal their belongings so one of the victims threw her belongings towards the suspects. One suspect then produced a gun and they both fled. The suspects are described as #1 H/M/A, chubby build, black hair in a man bun, LSW a white t-shirt. #2 H/F/A or W/F/A, black shoulder length hair, LSW a blue tank top. 



Case: 21-16844


Media Update
City of Reno
Reno Police Department
Officer Adam Blount
Media Relations Officer
(775) 334-3850
blounta@reno.gov
For Immediate Release

MORNING MEDIA UPDATE

9/9/2021

Wednesday, September 8, 2021

1830Central: Arrest - Trespassing / O&R with a Deadly Weapon, Knife@1400 block East 4th Street

Officers responded to a report of a subject who refused to leave the property. As Officer attempted to make contact with the suspect she produced a knife. Rebecca Harrison, DOB 4/2/1967, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 21-16750


Media Update
City of Reno
Reno Police Department
Officer Adam Blount
Media Relations Officer
(775) 334-3850
blounta@reno.gov
For Immediate Release

MORNING MEDIA UPDATE

9/8/2021

Tuesday, September 7, 2021
0532South: Arrest - Armed Robbery, Knife / ADW, Knife / O&R / Poss. of Someone Else's Credit Cards@2000 block South Virginia Street

The suspect entered the victim's tent and stole his property. When the victim attempted to take his property back the suspect produced a knife and threatened the victim. As Officers were taking the suspect into custody he became uncooperative and combative. Sergio Morio-Orosco, DOB 1/1/1990, was arrested on the above charges. 



Case: 21-16624


1330Central: Arrest - Poss. of a Stolen Motor Vehicle@400 block North Virginia Street

Officers responded to a report that a relative had located a stolen vehicle parked at the above location. Upon their arrival Officers made contact with the suspect and Ernest Villareal, DOB 7/27/1989, was arrested on the above charge.



Case: 21-16404


1400North : Arrest - DOP / O&R @10th & North Virginia Streets

The suspect had thrown a metal sign at the vehicle and attempted to flee from arriving Officers. Mark Kaupanger, DOB 9/18/1977, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 21-16653


Media Update
City of Reno
Reno Police Department
Officer Adam Blount
Media Relations Officer
(775) 334-3850
blounta@reno.gov
For Immediate Release

MORNING MEDIA UPDATE

9/3/2021

Thursday, September 2, 2021
1737Central: Arrest - Robbery / Kidnapping / Battery by Strangulation / PCS / O&R@700 block Willow Street

Asika Nicks, DOB 2/24/1984, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 21-16246/21-13764


Media Update
City of Reno
Reno Police Department
Officer Adam Blount
Media Relations Officer
(775) 334-3850
blounta@reno.gov
For Immediate Release

MORNING MEDIA UPDATE

9/2/2021

Wednesday, September 1, 2021
0025North: Arrest - Domestic Battery / Robbery / Grand Larceny@3000 block Oaklawn Street

Greg Eason, DOB 3/10/1996, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 21-16128


1400South: Arrest - Battery with Intent to Commit Sexual Assault@5000 block Longley Lane

Andres Ortiz-Carlin, DOB 8/8/1997, was arrested on the above charge.



Case: 21-16152


1521South: BDW, Rock / DOP / Battery on a Vulnerable Person@1000 block South Virginia Street.

The victim confronted the subjects who were lingering near parked vehicles. One of the suspects sprayed the victim with Pepper Spray and pushed him to the ground. As the victim was attempting to flee the suspect threw a rock hitting him in the back. Then the suspect attempted to throw another rock at the victim but he missed and struck a vehicle. The suspect is described as: W/M/A, dark hair, LSW a black shirt and jeans.



Case: 21-16171


1943North: BDW, Stabbing@2000 block Carville Drive

The victim was approached by the suspect who suddenly stabbed the victim in the leg and then fled. The victims injury is non-life threatening. The suspect is described as: W/M/A, mid thirties, LSW jeans and a grey shirt.



Case: 21-16187


Media Update
City of Reno
Reno Police Department
Officer Adam Blount
Media Relations Officer
(775) 334-3850
blounta@reno.gov
For Immediate Release

MORNING MEDIA UPDATE

9/1/2021

Tuesday, August 31, 2021
0025Central: BDW, Stabbing / Attempted Robbery@Barbara Bennett Park

The victim was approached by the suspect who demanded his wallet. When the victim refused the suspect stabbed him and then fled. The victims injury is non-life threatening and there is no suspect description at this time. 



Case: 21-16068


0054North: Kidnapping / Robbery / GTA@200 block Vista Knolls Pkwy.

The victim and suspect are friends and were in the victims vehicle when suddenly the suspect demanded the victim get money for him from an ATM. While the victim was driving the suspect battered her and broke her phone. The victim was able to get away and the suspect has been identified but is still outstanding.



Case: 21-16071


1540Central : Arrest - Manufacturing/Possessing a hoax device@600 block Lake Street

Jason Maurer, DOB 11/28/1969, was arrested on the above charge.



Case: 21-16096