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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 Travis Warren
Media Relations Officer
(775) 334-3850
warrent@reno.gov
For Immediate Release

MORNING MEDIA UPDATE

10/11/2019

Thursday, October 10, 2019
1449Central: Arrest - Domestic Battery/Domestic Battery with Strangulation/False Imprisonment/DOP/ADW, Box Cutter@400 block Lake Street.

Officers learned the location of a suspect who was wanted for a previous crime. Blake Medrano, DOB 1/26/1997, was arrested on the above charges. 



Case: 19-20022


2144North: Shot Fired@7000 block Yorkshire Drive

Officers responded to a report of a disturbance where a shot had been fired. There were no reported injuries and the investigation is ongoing. 



Case: 19-20403


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

10/10/2019

Wednesday, October 9, 2019
1726Central : Arrest - Burglary/PCS@9000 block Gateway Drive

The victims began receiving text messages from suspects who claimed to have their property which had been stolen and then the suspects demanded money for the return of their property. Officers were able to locate both the suspects and Christine Pearce, DOB 5/29/1994, and Frank Nesci, DOB 4/11/1962, were arrested on the above charges.



Case: 19-20240


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

10/9/2019

Tuesday, October 8, 2019
2120Central: Assault with a Deadly Weapon, Knife@200 block East 4th Street.

The victim was approached by the unknown suspect who produced a knife and suddenly attempted to stab him. The victim was able to move out of his reach and call for help. Williamson Davis-Lowery, DOB 3/27/1980, was arrested on the above charge. 



Case: 19-20284


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

10/7/2019

Friday, October 4, 2019
0936               North: Open/Gross Lewdness 2nd @700 blk Washington St.

Arrested: Vogel, Michael 2/9/53

Case#19-19960

1318                       South: Battery with a deadly weapon  @700 blk Forrest St

The victim was going door to door at his apartment complex looking for his missing cat.  The victim knocked on the suspect’s door, who answered the door holding two large kitchen knives.  The suspect slashed the victim across the upper torso causing a non-life threatening wound.

Arrested: Sonny Mendoza Cash 11/20/1982  Battery With Deadly Weapon.

Case#19-19978

1709                       Central: Assault with a deadly weapon @200 blk N. Virginia St.

Officers responded to the above location for a suspect who was threatening a victim with a machete.

Arrested: Mendoza, Max (DOB:04-17-76)

Case#19-19994

1933                       South: Child endangerment @3200 blk Plumas St.

Officers responded to a domestic disturbance. It was learned that during the domestic disturbance the suspect grabbed a loaded handgun and manipulated it in a manner that constituted child endangerment.  The suspect was arrested.

Arrested: Akhori, Tylor 09/12/1995

Case#19-20016

Sunday, October 6, 2019

0150                       South: DOP and O&R @3200 blk S. Virginia St.

Officers responded on the report of a DOP to a window.  Officers contacted the suspect who fled into traffic on Moana Ln.  He was stopped in the travel lane and refused to comply with commands or give Officers his hands. The suspect was eventually taken into custody and arrested without further issues. 

Arrested: Clifford Cameron 12/20/1951

Case#19-20095

0256                       Central: Domestic Battery / O&R Arrest ( William Broadhead Park)

An Officer observed and heard a woman screaming for help at the entrance to Broadhead Park.   The Victim was obviously fleeing the Suspect.   The Suspect resisted Officers who were taking him into custody.

Arrested:  Robert Gillis  8-3-1980

Case#19-20098

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

10/4/2019

Thursday, October 3, 2019
1157Central: Attempted Armed Robbery@700 block North Sierra Street

The suspect approached the employee and demanded the money from the register. When the employee could not get the drawer to the register to open the suspect attempted to open it. When that failed the suspect fled. There was no reported loss. The suspect is described as: W/M/A, average height, thin build, brown hair, thin beard/goatee, LSW a grey zip up hooded sweatshirt and blue jeans.



Case: 19-19900


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

10/3/2019

Wednesday, October 2, 2019
0048South : Arrest - PSMV/Poss. of Burglary Tools@6400 block East Moana Lane

Officers made contact with the suspect who was wanted from a previous crime. During their investigation, they learned the vehicle the suspect was sitting in had been stolen. Melissa Aleman, DOB 10/14/1991, was arrested on the above charges. The passenger, Marcos Oliva-Sazo, DOB 10/3/1993, was arrested for Poss. of Burglary Tools and Poss. of a Dangerous Weapon, Brass Knuckles. 

Case: 19-19543


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

10/2/2019

Tuesday, October 1, 2019
0103South: Shots Fired@3000 block South Virginia Street

Officers responded to reports of shots being fired and located several casings. There were no reported injuries and the investigation is ongoing.



Case: 19-19738


0321South: Commercial Burglary@1000 block Golf Club Drive

Officers responded to an alarm and discovered the door had been pried open as well as the safe. Total loss is unknown and there are no suspects at this time.



Case: 19-19741


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

10/1/2019

Monday, September 30, 2019
1230South: Arrest - Child Abuse@1000 block South Meadows Pkwy.

April Hynick, DOB 4/2/1975, was arrested on the above charge.



Case: 19-19698


1418Central: BDW, Shooting@700 block Kuenzli Street

Officers responded to a report of a shooting and discovered several victims with non-life threatening injuries. The investigation is ongoing.



Case: 19-19707


2037Central: Arrest - PCS/Poss. of Drug Paraphernalia/CCW/Bicycle Violations@200 block North Virginia Street

Officers conducted a stop on the suspect for bicycle violations. During the investigation they learned the suspect was in possession of narcotics. Morgan Osborne, DOB 6/5/1986, was arrested on the above charges. 



Case: 19-19728


2119Central: ADW, Knife@7th & Center Streets

The victim heard a bicycle approaching from behind and turned to look and saw the suspect get off the bicycle. He then produced a knife and began to threaten the victim. When the victim picked up a rock to defend himself the suspect fled. The suspect is described as: B/M/A, LSW all black or dark clothing to include a baseball cap and jacket.



Case: 19-19729