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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

8/28/2020

Thursday, August 27, 2020
0001North: Attempted Residential Burglary@7000 block Welsh Drive

The victim heard a noise and discovered a door to the residence had been kicked open. No entry was made and there are no suspects at this time. 



Case: 20-15040


2052South : Destruction of Propety / Attempted Burglary @2000 block Kietzke Lane

Officers responded to an alarm and discovered a door had been broken but entry had not been made. There are no suspects at this time.



Case: 20-15089


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

8/27/2020

Wednesday, August 26, 2020
0255North: Attempted Armed Robbery@10000 block Stead Blvd.

The employee was completing a transaction for the suspect when he produced a gun and demanded the money. The victim was able to get out of the business and the suspect fled. There was no reported loss. The suspect is described as: W/M/A, 5'10" tall, red hair, LSW a black hat, green pants, and a black t-shirt. 



Case: 20-14976


0821Central: Vehicle Burglary@300 block North Arlington Ave.

The victims returned to their vehicles to find they had been broken into and their property stolen. There are no suspects at this time. 



Case: 20-14984


1815South: Arrest - Residential Burglary / Armed Robbery with a Deadly Weapon@3000 block Lymberry Street

Officers were responding to a report of a Residential Burglary when they observed a subject who matched the description of the suspect leaving the area. During their investigation they learned the suspect had also been involved in a previous Robbery. Danielle Richmond, DOB 7/24/1988, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 20-15026


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

8/26/2020

Tuesday, August 25, 2020

0107Central: Arrest - Robbery with a Deadly Weapon, Knife / BDW, Knife / Conspiracy to Commit Robbery/ O&R@600 block North Wells Ave.

Officers responded to a report of a Robbery with an employee who had just been stabbed. The victim was transported with non-life threatening injuries and the suspects were located a short time later. During the investigation Officers learned the suspects had also been involved in a previous BDW/Robbery. Conner Brown, DOB 4/6/2002, was arrested on the above charges. Tyler Morris, DOB 3/3/1993, was arrested for Conspiracy to Commit Robbery and Robbery with a Deadly Weapon.

Case: 20-14905, 20-14906


2114North: Shooting into Occupied Dwelling@2000 block Northtowne Lane9

Officers responded to a report of a shooting and discovered a round had became lodged inside a residence. There were no reported injuries and the investigation is ongoing.



Case: 20-14963


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

8/25/2020

Monday, August 24, 2020
1727North: Arrst - Open and Gross Lewdness@2000 block Enterprise Road

Benjamin Salinas, DOB 6/24/1982, was arrested on the above charge.



Case: 20-14885


1813Central: Arrest - Home Invasion / Domestic Battery@700 block Kuenzli Street

Kevin Silva, DOB 6/20/1991, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 20-14887


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

8/21/2020

Thursday, August 20, 2020
0033North: Arrest - Home Invasion / O&R@900 block Ralston

Chaloine Sanders, DOB 12/5/1990, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 20-14559


1921Central: Arrest - Domestic Battery / Kidnapping@500 block of Riverside Drive

Rick Smith, DOB 8/30/1966, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 20-14621


2335North: Arrest - Domestic Battery / Burglary / Kidnap / Prevent 911 / False Imprisonment / Coercion / Stalking@1000 block Carlin Street

Alexis Meneses, DOB 5/13/1985, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 20-14634


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

8/20/2020

Wednesday, August 19, 2020
0009South: Arrest - Domestic Battery / Strangulation@6000 block Meadowood Mall Circle

Joshua Dunn, DOB 4/16/1994, was arrested on the above charge.



Case: 20-14493


0436South: Shots Fired@California & Plumas Streets

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



Case: 20-14504


2255Central: Arrest - Bike Violation / O&R / Drug Poss@1000 block East 4th Street

Officers attempted to stop a bicyclist for equipment violations but the suspect refused to obey and attempted to flee. During the investigation Officers learned the suspect was in possession of a controlled substance. Sean Evans, DOB 12/2/1987, was arrested on the above charges. 



Case: 20-14555


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

8/19/2020

Tuesday, August 18, 2020
0030North: Arrest - Arson / Child Endangerment@2000 block Barberry Way

Abraham Romero-Ayala, DOB 3/22/1987, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 20-14425


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

8/18/2020

Monday, August 17, 2020

1711North: Arrest - Burglary / DOP / Poss. of Credit Cards w/o Owner's Consent / Poss. of Other's ID / O&R@10000 block Mt. Baldy

Officers responded to a report of a Residential Burglary in progress and as they arrived they observed the suspect fleeing the area. Officers located the suspect a short time later. The suspect was also found to be in possession of credit cards and identification for various other people. Wesley Ford, DOB 11/23/1976, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 20-14393


1753Central: Arrest - BDW, Stabbing@North Center & Plaza Streets

Officers responded to a report of a stabbing and located the victim with a stab wound to the chest. The victim was transported to a local hospital with a non life threatening injury. Tacuma Mwanza, DOB 10/20/1962, was arrested on the above charge.



Case: 20-14395


1809Central: Arrest - Poss. of a Stolen Vehicle / PCS / Poss. Drug Paraphernalia@North Virginia & East 7th Street

Officers observed an occupied stolen vehicle and conducted a traffic stop. All the occupants then exited the vehicle and attempted to flee. The driver, Chyann Victor, DOB 1/14/1996, was arrested on the above charges. Sheynne Calvin, DOB 9/6/1981, was arrested for PCS, PCS for Sales, Poss. of Drug Paraphernalia.



Case: 20-13903 20-14397


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

8/14/2020

Thursday, August 13, 2020
1811Central: Arrest - O&R/DOP/Jaywalking@5th & Virginia Streets

Officers were attempting to contact the suspect for Jaywalking but the suspect refused to comply and continued to walk away. While taking the suspect into custody she kicked Officers and kicked their bikes. Ryeanna Iverly, DOB 1/18/1970, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 20-14121


2308North: Arrest - Discharge of Firearm Where Person is Endangered@1000 block Canyon Creek Drive

The suspect was involved in an argument when he discharged his firearm while inside  the residence. Richard Donnelly, DOB 7/26/1974, was arrested on the above charge.



Case: 20-14138


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

8/14/2020

Wednesday, August 12, 2020

0837North: BDW, Stabbing@Teglia Paradise Park

Officers responded to a report that a subject with stab wounds had been found at the above location. Officers were unable to confirm the location of the crime. The victims injuries are non-life threatening and there are no suspect descriptions at this time.



Case: 20-14037


2355Central: Burglary/Strong Arm Robbery @700 block East 7th Street

The victim and suspect who are known to each other became involved in a disagreement over money. The suspect then battered the victim and stole his personal property before fleeing. The suspect is described as: H/M/A, or W/M/A, 6' to 6'4" tall, possible shaved head, LSW light clothing.



Case: 20-14083


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

8/12/2020

Tuesday, August 11, 2020
0832Central: Robbery/GTA@4th & Record Streets

The victim was walking back to his parked vehicle when he was suddenly punched on the side of his head by one of the unknown suspects causing him to be disoriented. The suspects then stole his keys and drove off in his vehicle. The suspects are described as: #1 B/M/A, mid twenties to mid thirties, 6'2" tall, muscular, LSW a black tank top and blue jeans. #2 B/M/A, mid twenties to mid thirties, 5'6" tall, heavy set, dreadlocks, LSW yellow clothing.


Case: 20-13979


0859North: Attempted Robbery/ADW, Firearm@1000 block Sky Valley Road

The victim was approached by the unknown suspect who produced a gun and demanded his money. When the victim responded saying he had no money the suspect walked away. The suspect is described as: B/M/A, LSW white clothing.



Case: 20-13975


1742North: Arrest - Sexual Assault of a Minor@2000 block Orovada Street

Alvaro Sortano-Morales, DOB 7/24/1989, was arrested on the above charge.



Case: 20-14015


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

8/11/2020

Monday, August 10, 2020
0800South : Commercial Burglary @1000 Capital Blvd.

The manager arrived to find a company vehicle had been stolen as well as merchandise. Total loss is unknown and there are no suspects at this time.

Case: 20-13906


2308South: Arrest - BDW, Stabbing@800 South Virginia Street

The victim and suspect were involved in a verbal argument that turned physical when the suspect produced a knife and stabbed the victim in the hand. The victims injury is non life threatening. Melvin Jackson, DOB 1/23/1961, was arrested on the above charge.



Case: 20-13960


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

8/6/2020

Wednesday, August 5, 2020
1307Central: Arrest - ADW, Firearm / O&R /CCW@700 block East 4th Street

Officers responded to a report of a subject who was armed with a gun and threatening an employee. The suspect fled as Officers arrived but was located and taken into custody a short time later. William Sturgeon, DOB 9/25/1987, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 20-13585


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

8/4/2020

Monday, August 3, 2020
0042Central: Battery with Substantial Bodily Harm@400 block Lake Street

Officers responded to a report of a fight and located a victim with substantial injuries. During the investigation Officers learned the identity of the suspect but he is still outstanding. 



Case: 20-13406


1630North: ADW@10000 Block of Stead Blvd.

The victim and suspect were involved in a verbal argument over a parking space when the suspect produced a gun and threatened the victim. The victim was able to flee. The suspect is described as; W/M/A, mid twenties, 5'5"-6' tall, 140-150 lbs., mustache, LSW a black Baseball cap and black shirt.



Case: 20-13447