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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

5/28/2021

Thursday, May 27, 2021
1720Central: Arrest: Open and Gross Lewdness@700 block West 2nd Street

Alan Blank, DOB 12/8/1966, was arrested on the above charge.



Case: 21-9204


1800Central: Arrest: ADW, Knife/Burglary@700 block Kuenzli Street

The suspect confronted the victim when he believed the victim had taken some of his property. The suspect then followed the victim, entered his residence without permission and threatened him with a knife.  William Covington, DOB 3/7/1958, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 21-9206


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

5/27/2021

Wednesday, May 26, 2021
1815Central : Arrest - Child Endangerment @Lincoln Alley

Jason McDaniels, DOB 3/13/1983, and Tonya Meredith, DOB 7/7/1985, were arrested on the above charge.



Case: 21-9154


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

5/26/2021

Tuesday, May 25, 2021

0241South: Commercial Burglary@4000 block Kietzke Lane

Officers responded to an alarm and discovered windows had been broken and merchandise had been stolen. Total loss is unknown and the suspect is only described as an Adult wearing all black clothing.



Case: 21-9047


1752South: Robbery@2000 block South Virginia Street

The suspect approached the employee, produced a knife and demanded the money from the register. When the clerk refused the suspect reached over grabbed the money from the register and fled. Total loss is unknown. The suspects is described as: H/M/A, early twenties, 5'2" tall, thin build, LSW a black hooded sweatshirt and brown and khaki pants. 



Case: 21-9093


1809North: Arrest - Burglary/Battery/O&R@4000 block Gardella Ave.

The suspects had jumped the wall of the victims patio and battered him. The suspects, 2 juveniles, were arrested on the above charges. 



Case: 21-9096


1931Central: Arrest - DUI/Child Endangerment/Duty to Stop for Accident@700 block of Sutro

Tamika Mingo, DOB 7/31/1988, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 21-9100


2050South: Battery@2000 block South Virginia Street

The victim returned to his machine to find the suspects had occupied his seat. An altercation occurred that turned physical when the suspects battered the victim before fleeing. The suspects are described as: #1 H/M/A, mid thirties, LSW a dark long sleeve shirt, blue jeans, and black shoes. #2 H/M/A, mid thirties, LSW a dark short sleeve shirt, black shorts and black and white shoes. 



Case: 21-9108


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

5/25/2021

Monday, May 24, 2021

0055South: Arrest - BDW, Stabbing@3000 South Virginia Street

The victim and suspect were involved in an argument that turned physical when the suspect produced a knife and stabbed the victim in the arm and then fled. The victim's injury is non-life threatening and the suspect was located a short time later. Byron Jones, DOB 10/10/1987, was arrested on the above charge. 



Case: 21-8969


0700South: Commercial Burglary@100 block Foothill Road

Officers responded to a report of burglary. Total loss is unknown and there are no suspects at this time.



Case: 21-8977


1012North: Arrest - Indecent Exposure@1000 block Grandview

Kay Reimers, DOB 7/28/1965, was arrested on the above charge.



Case: 21-8986


2346North : BDW, Stabbing @2000 block Elementary Drive

The victim observed an altercation between 2 subjects and attempted to intervene. When he did a fight ensued and the suspect produced a knife and stabbed the victim  in the shoulder. The victim's injury is non-life threatening. The suspect is described as: A/M/A, 5'8" tall, skinny to muscular build, mullet style haircut shoulder length.



Case: 21-9044


2357North: Battery Causing Substantial Injury@Montello & Citron Streets

Officers responded to a report of a Battery and located the victim. During the investigation they learned the victim had observed an altercation and attempted to intervene when one of the suspects began punching her. Both suspects then fled to a waiting vehicle. There are no suspect descriptions. The suspect vehicle is described as: a light colored/possible Silver 4 door Sedan.  



Case: 21-9045


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

5/21/2021

Thursday, May 20, 2021

0401North: Attempted Hot Prowl Burglary@3000 block Kings Row

The victim was awaken by their alarm system and observed the suspect attempting to open the door to the residence before fleeing. The suspect is described as: W/M/A, 5'10"-5'11", heavy set, LSW a grey "Rockstar" brand hat, olive green "Vans" brand sweatshirt, black jeans, and red & white shoes. 



Case: 21-8715


1622Central: Arrest - Discharging a Firearm at a Human Being@NB I580 & Kietzke Lane

The suspect was firing a pneumatic rifle at a group of employees when one employee was struck. The suspect then fled. The victims injury is non-life threatening and the suspect was located a short time later. Nnamdi Parker, DOB 3/19/1974, was arrested on the above charge.



Case: 21-8754


1714North: Arrest - Strong Armed Robbery @2000 block Sutro Street

Officers were in the are when they observed a suspect who was wanted in a previous crime. The suspect, a juvenile, was arrested on the above charge.



Case: 21-8700


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

5/20/2021

Wednesday, May 19, 2021
0510Central: Arrest - BDW, Stabbing@1000 block East 4th Street

The victim was approached by the suspect who asked him for a cigarette. When the victim refused the suspect stabbed him. The victims injury is non-life threatening. John Ferrugia, DOB 12/6/1970, was arrested on the above charge.



Case: 21-8637


0605Central: Arrest - Grand Larceny of a Motor Vehicle@ 1100 block Commercial Row

Officers responded to a report that a Boom Lift had been stolen. When they located the Boom Lift it was occupied by the suspect. David Guinan, DOB 3/21/1982, was arrested on the above charge.



Case: 21-8638


0744Central: Arrest - Commerical Burglary@3000 block South Virginia Street

Officers responded to an alarm and discovered the suspect inside the business. Alisha Ross, DOB 2/9/1997, was arrested on the above charge.



Case: 21-8643


0946South: Arrest -Grand Larceny of a Motor Vehicle@2000 block South Virginia Street

Officers located a stolen vehicle parked and unoccupied and made contact with the suspect as he was returning to the vehicle. Tristan Hermanson, DOB 9/30/1999, was arrested on the above charge. 



Case: 21-8653


1118South: Arrest - DOP/ O&R @1000 block Roberts Street

The suspect had been asked to leave the business. As he was leaving he punched a vehicle and fled. The suspect was located a short time later and was verbally and physically uncooperative with Officers as they were taking him into custody. Michael Heil, DOB 3/11/1985, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 21-8665


2216South : DOP @4000 block Aircenter Circle

Officers responded to an alarm and discovered a window had been broken. There was no reported loss and there are no suspects at this time.



Case: 21-8706


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

5/19/2021

Tuesday, May 18, 2021
1605North: Arrest - Domestic Battery / O&R @100 block Bartlett Street

Steven Milin, DOB 7/24/1988, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 21-8608


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

5/18/2021

Monday, May 17, 2021
1603South: Child Abuse@Moana Lane & Riley Ave.

The victims had just exited a city bus when they were approached by the suspect who began to beat them and then fled. The victims injuries were non-life threatening. The suspect is described as: B/M/A, mid twenties, black braids approximately ear length, LSW a blue t-shirt and black shorts.



Case: 21-8533


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

5/14/2021

Thursday, May 13, 2021
0235North: Arrest - Residential Burglary @8000 block Opal Ranch Way

The victim was woken by the alarm system and discovered the suspect inside the residence. Soren Alderman, DOB 4/5/2003, was arrested on the above charge. 



Case: 21-8251


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

5/13/2021

Wednesday, May 12, 2021
1816Central: Arrest - Attempted Robbery @1000 block East 4th Street

The suspect attempted to steal the victims bike. When the victim refused to let go the suspect knocked him to the ground. Frederick Breaux, DOB 6/20/1962, was arrested on the above charge.



Case: 21-8237


2340North: Arrest - Domestic Battery with Elderly Enhancement / O&R @6000 block Valley Wood Drive

Luigi Von Jones, DOB 5/2/1985, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 21-8249


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

5/12/2021

Tuesday, May 11, 2021
2118Central: Shots Fired@400 block Lake Street

Officers responded to a report of shots being fired and discovered 2 rooms had their windows shot out and had bullet strikes in the walls. There were no reported injuries and the investigation is ongoing.



Case: 21-8175


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

5/11/2021

Monday, May 10, 2021
0331Central: DOP / Possible Burglary@2000 block Mill Street

Officers responded to an alarm and discovered a window had been smashed and multiple doors inside the business had been damaged. There was no reported loss and there are no suspects at this time. 



Case: 21-8048


1031South: Theft / DOP @Rio Wrangler Pkwy & Desert Way

An employee was viewing the security footage and discovered the fence had been cut to allow entry and the suspects had cut and removed cables. Total loss is unknown. The suspect vehicles are described as: #1 Red Ford Focus. #2 Dark colored Saturn Sedan.



Case: 21-8070


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

5/5/2021

Tuesday, May 4, 2021
1030South: Grand Larceny@South Sub

The victim reported that when he returned home he discovered his roommate had moved out and stolen his cash. the suspect is known but is still out standing. 



Case: 21-7643


1215South: O&R, CCW, EF Possession of Firearm, Poss. Controlled Substance@3000 block Lakeside Drive

Officers responded to a report of a suspicious person in the area with a gun. When Officers attempted to make contact with the suspect he began to resist and attempted to strike the Officer. There was a brief struggle and the suspect was able to flee. The suspect has been identified but is still outstanding. 



Case: 21-7652


2353South : DOP@6000 block Sierra Center Parkway

The manager responded to an alarm and discovered a window had been broken. There was no reported loss and there are no suspects at this time.



Case: 21-7700


2356South : Commercial Burglary@5000 block Smithridge Drive

Officers responded to an alarm and discovered a window had been broken and the cash drawer was taken. Total loss is unknown and there are no suspects at this time.



Case: 21-7701