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Your Police, Our Community
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POLICE DEPARTMENT
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Media Update
City of Reno
Reno Police Department
Officer Travis Warren
Media Relations Officer
(775) 334-3850
warrent@reno.gov
For Immediate Release

MORNING MEDIA UPDATE

2/14/2019

Wednesday, February 13, 2019
2239South: Attempted Strong Armed Robbery@700 Block South Meadows Parkway.

The victim was walking through the parking lot when the suspect vehicle approached and the passenger leaned out and grabbed the victims purse. The victim was able to hold on to the purse and was dragged for several yards before the suspect finally let go. The victims injuries were non-life threatening. The suspect is described as: W/M/A, mid twenties, dirty blonde hair, shoulder length.



Case: 19-3133


News Release
City of Reno
Reno Police Department
Officer Travis Warren
Media Relations Officer
(775) 334-3850
warrent@reno.gov
For Immediate Release

Morning Media Update

2/11/2019

Friday, February 8, 2019
0058                       North: Possession of stolen vehicle/Possession Burglary Tools/O&R Carlin/ Elgin Ave

Officers were in the area when they located a stolen vehicle. The driver fled on foot and Officers located the driver hiding in the area.  Defendant was taken into custody and discovered he had bump keys in his possession.

Defendant: Kerr, Richard D.O.B. 3/3/70

Case#19-2719

0129                       Central: DUI Accident/O&R @1st/Arlington Ave

Officers responded to the area in reference to a DUI crash.  The driver was detained and officers attempted to escort him to a patrol car.  The defendant became uncooperative and physically resisted officers.

Defendant: Harvey, Conner D.O.B. 2/11/98

Case#19-2720

Saturday, February 9, 2019
0043                       Central: PSVM/PCS @4th/Lake Street

Officers conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle with no plates.  During the investigation officers learned the vehicle was listed as stolen out of California. The defendant was arrested and during a search officers located narcotics on her person.

Defendant: Harsch, Jolene D.O.B. 12/29/89

Case#19-2831

1137                       South: BDW Arrest @1300 blk Nannette Ci

During an argument the suspect retrieved a knife/machete and cut the victim's face.  The victim’s injuries required treatment but not life threatening. 

Arrested: Young-Martin, Devon 04/15/92

Case#19-2846

1437                       Central: PSMV and O&R arrest @1000 blk E. 6th St.

Officers observed a stolen vehicle and detained two suspects. The male was arrested for possession of a stolen vehicle and the female, who was uncooperative was arrested for O&R

Arrested: Tyvail Burton (10-13-86)

Tracy Lloyd (1-21-69)

Case#19-2863

1605                       North: Armed Robbery Arrest (Knife) @5100 blk Mae Anne Ave

The suspect left the store with some merchandise and when confronted by security threatened them with a knife. The suspect fled in a vehicle and was located in the area by Officers and arrested.

Arrested: Matthew Dewitt (1-3-88)

Case#19-2864

Sunday, February 10, 2019
0312                       South: False Imprisonment, O&R, Domestic Batt., Prevent 911, & Batt. on Protected Person @4500 blk Mira Loma Dr.

Officers responded on a trouble unknown.  Upon arrival officers were approached by a neighbor who said a female was in danger.  The female answered the door and was communicating with officers when the male attempted to slam the door on officers.  The male became immediately uncooperative and fought with officers, attempting to grab the Officer’s gun from his holster.  He also bit the other Officer.

Def: Gabriel Santana Jr. 04/05/1979

Case#19-2899

Media Update
City of Reno
Reno Police Department
Officer Travis Warren
Media Relations Officer
(775) 334-3850
warrent@reno.gov
For Immediate Release

MORNING MEDIA UPDATE

2/8/2019

Thursday, February 7, 2019
0105Central: Arrest - Armed Robbery, Firearm / Conspiracy / PSP@Arlington @ Commercial

Officers responded to a report of an armed robbery that had just occurred and met with the victim. During the investigation they learned the suspects were also robbing other victims. Officers located the suspects still in the area. Christopher Molett, DOB 8/7/1999, and Kody Gitthens, DOB 9/13/1997, were arrested on the above charges. Kaideu Snow, DOB 2/1/2001, was arrested on the above charges as well as O&R, having a gun with an Altered or Removed Serial Number and CCW. 



Case: 19-2649


0409Central : Strong Arm Robbery@Vine Street

The victim was approached by the suspect who demanded her property. He then punched the victim, grabbed the property and fled. The suspect is described as: W/M/A, mid forties, 6' tall, medium build, LSW a blue jacket and a red shirt.



Case: 19-2656


0820Central: ADW, Knife@North Virginia Street

The victim had attempted to Trespass the suspect when the suspect produced a knife and threatened the victim before leaving. The suspect has been identified but is still outstanding. 



Case: 19-2660


1135North: Strong Arm Robbery @Clear Acre Lane

The victim attempted to stop the suspect from leaving without paying for merchandise when the suspect threatened to hit the victim with a glass bottle. Total loss has not been disclosed. The suspect is described as: Hispanic or Polynesian Male, mid thirties, 5'10" tall, 210 lbs., LSW a black Nike sweatshirt, gray sweatpants and a gray beanie.



Case: 19-2672


2013Central: Arrest - O&R / PCS / Bicycle Offenses@Evans Avenue

Officers made contact with the suspect for riding a bicycle on a sidewalk and not having a headlight. The suspect was uncooperative and combative. Fernando Tate, DOB 8/16/1990, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 19-2703


2100South: Attempted Car Jacking@West Moana Avenue

The victim was inside her parked vehicle when one suspect approached, opened her door and ordered her out of the vehicle. The victim grabbed her purse and ran. When the suspects realized they could not start the vehicle without the key faub they fled. The suspects are described as: #1 H/M/A, mid twenties, 5'7"-5'9" tall, skinny, possibly shaved head, LSW orange or red hoodie with a big "O" on front and black pants. #2 H/M/A, mid twenties, 5'10"-6' tall, 160 lbs., dark brown or black hair, medium length and shaggy, LSW a black jacket that went to the knees, possibly a gray shirt. 



Case: 19-2707


Media Update
City of Reno
Reno Police Department
Officer Travis Warren
Media Relations Officer
(775) 334-3850
warrent@reno.gov
For Immediate Release

MORNING MEDIA UPDATE

2/7/2019

Wednesday, February 6, 2019
2234North: Arrest - Domestic Battery / O&R@North Virginia Street

William Herbert, DOB 4/11/1978, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 19-2642


Media Update
City of Reno
Reno Police Department
Officer Travis Warren
Media Relations Officer
(775) 334-3850
warrent@reno.gov
For Immediate Release

MORNING MEDIA UPDATE

2/6/2019

Tuesday, February 5, 2019
0127Central: ADW, Machete@Record St.

The victim and suspect were acquaintances and today the suspect approached the victim and began to threaten her with a Machete. The suspect fled when others intervened. The suspect is described as: W/M/A, mid thirties to mid forties, 6' tall, 175 lbs., LSW a black trench coat and a top hat. 



Case: 19-2517


1843South: BDW, Firearm / Attempted Robbery@Plumb & Harvard

The victim was approached by the suspect who attempted to steal his jewelry. They began to struggle and then the suspect produced a gun and shot the victim in the arm before fleeing. The victims injury is non-life threatening. The suspect is described as: H/M/A, light skinned, LSW all black. 



Case: 19-2566


Media Update
City of Reno
Reno Police Department
Officer Travis Warren
Media Relations Officer
(775) 334-3850
warrent@reno.gov
For Immediate Release

MORNING MEDIA UPDATE

2/5/2019

Monday, February 4, 2019
0318North: Commercial Burglary@Oddie Blvd.

The suspect was seen inside the closed business through a live security feed but was gone upon Officers arrival. Total loss is unknown at this time. The suspect is described as: H/M/A, LSW a black and gray pullover sweatshirt with stripes, black pants and white sneakers.



Case: 19-2437


1519Central: Arrest - Robbery @South Virginia St.

The suspect had entered the bank, simulated a weapon and demanded money before fleeing. The suspect was located a short time later. John Bennett, DOB 8/8/1963, was arrested on the above charge.



Case: 19-2475


1833North: Battery with Substantial Bodily Harm / Elderly Enhancement@McCarran & Kings Row

The victim and suspect were involved in an altercation while driving. They both stopped and exited their vehicles and became involved in a physical altercation and the suspect fled. The suspect is described as: W/M/A, 5'10" tall, medium build, short brown hair, clean shaven.



Case: 19-2494


Media Update
City of Reno
Reno Police Department
Officer Travis Warren
Media Relations Officer
(775) 334-3850
warrent@reno.gov
For Immediate Release

MORNING MEDIA UPDATE

2/1/2019

Thursday, January 31, 2019
1744Central: Arrest - PCS / Trafficking@345 North Virginia St.

Officers responded to a report that narcotics had been found. During their investigations, they made contact with a subject and Danille Gonzales, DOB 6/14/1980, was arrested on the above charges. 



Case: 19-2187