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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

9/27/2019

Thursday, September 26, 2019
0136Central: Residential Hot Prowl Burglary@400 block Kirman

The victim observed the suspect entering her residence. When she confronted the suspect the suspect fled. The suspect was dressed in dark clothing, nothing further.



Case: 19-19363


1816Central: Arrest - Attempted Murder/BDW on Officer, Vehicle/O&R with a Deadly Weapon/DUI@700 East 7th Street

James Zaldivar, DOB 4/2/1991, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 19-19415


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

9/25/2019

Tuesday, September 24, 2019
1747North: Arrest - Vehicle Burglary/Petit Larceny/O&R@2000 block Sutro Street

the suspect was seen by employees breaking into and then removing items from a company truck. As Officers were taking the suspect into custody he attempted to break free and flee. Tyler Hammond, DOB 6/10/1992, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 19-19279


2017Central: Arrest - Battery/O&R@Virginia & Plaza Streets

Officers observed the suspect pushing the victim and attempting to punch her. As they were taking the suspect into custody she refused to cooperate and became combative. Alyssa Garcia, DOB 3/2/1988.



Case: 19-19288


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 Updates

9/23/2019

Friday, September 20, 2019
1027                       South: Open and gross lewdness arrest @6900 blk Sierra Center Pkwy
Arrested: Adam Madrigal 01/20/1988

Case#19-18928

1239                       North: Child Abuse Arrest @3400 blk Gypsum Rd

Arrested: Autele, Tim 07/07/90

Case#19-18936

Saturday, September 21, 2019

0326                       Central: Armed Robbery / O&R Arrest@1000 blk E. 4th Street

The Defendant produced a handgun and robbed the Victims of a coat, two cell phones, two wallets and Victim One's car keys.  The Defendant was located in the 100 blk of E. 2nd Street and was taken into custody without incident.

Defendant:  David Wiley  01-17-1981

Case#19-18999

0426                       Central: Battery on a Protected Person@1100 blk Mill Street

The defendant kicked a nurse in the stomach during treatment. Defendant was booked without incident.

Defendant:  Kelsey Haley  12-29-1987

Case#19-19002

Sunday, September 22, 2019

0538                       Central: O&R, @1000 blk E. 4th St.

Officers responded to a disturbance where a male was observed with a gun. Upon arrival officers contacted two subjects who were possibly involved. During the investigation, one of the subjects failed to follow the officer's commands and was arrested for O&R.

Arrested: Ruiz, Brandon 5/2/98

Case#19-19084

1449                       Central: Open Container, Possession of Paraphernalia, O&R, @100 blk E. Plaza St

Officers located the subject with an open container of beer in public. Upon contact the subject was uncooperative and failed to identify himself and began screaming. After several failed attempts to get the subject to identify himself the officer placed the subject under arrest.

Arrested: Tognarelli, Kelly Gene 5/8/61

Case#19106

1642                       Central: Trespassing Arrest @2500 blk E. 2nd St

The suspect was arrested for trespassing.

Suspect: Tanya Liesse-Larson (11-6-62)

Case#19-19116

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

9/20/2019

Thursday, September 19, 2019
0309South: Arrest - Poss. of a Stolen Motor Vehicle @100 block West Moana Lane

Officers observed an occupied stolen vehicle and contacted the driver as he exited the vehicle. Miguel Cazares-Pineda, DOB 9/29/1982, was arrested on the above charge.



Case: 19-18326


1200Central : Arrest - Kidnapping/False Imprisonment with a Deadly Weapon, Firearm@600 block North Wells Ave.

Kyndra Thompson, DOB 5/13/1991, was arrested on the above charges as well as CCW. Michael Stewart, DOB 10/17/1995, was arrested on the above charges as well as Obliterated serial number on a Firearm.



Case: 19-18870


2114Central: Arrest - Child Endangerment@400 block North Wells Ave.

Julie Saulnier, DOB 7/20/1985, and Jesse Grenamyer, DOB 3/4/1987, were arrested on the above charge.



Case: 19-18899


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

9/19/2019

Wednesday, September 18, 20190054South: Shots Fired@3000 block Lymbery Street

Officers were in the area when they heard shots being fired. There were no reported injuries and the investigation is ongoing.



Case: 19-18765


0530South: Commercial Burglary@100 block East Grove Street.

The owner of the business arrived to find the gate lock had been cut, the door busted open and multiple tools had been stolen. Total loss is unknown and there are no suspects at this time.



Case: 19-18773


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

9/17/2019

Friday, September 13, 2019
0659                      Central: Battery/Minor Poss. False ID/ @300 blk N Virginia St
Defendant was arrested for battery on a security officer.  The defendant was 20 years old, intoxicated, and had a fake ID in his possession.

       Arrested: McPhail, Connor 07/05/99

      Case#19-18416

2347                       South: Disturbing the Peace @1500 blk Vassar Street

The defendant was attempting to start fights in the parking lot and was grossly intoxicated.

Defendant: Wimp, Curtis D.O.B. 5/24/80

Case#19-18477

Saturday, September 14, 2019

0146                       Central: FTO Walk Signal / Open Container / O&R @2nd and Virginia

Officers observed the Defendant walking with an open container of alcohol, against the don't walk signal.   They contacted the Subject who quickly turned around and consumed the alcohol.   They requested ID multiple times and the Defendant refused.   The Officers went to detain the Defendant who pulled away from them.  

Defendant:  Matthew Prosio  8-17-1994

Case#19-18486

1154                       North: ADW/O&R @2600 blk Dickerson

Officer learned a homeless couple had befriended a homeowner who offered to charge the females phone last night. The homeowner decided not to return the phone. The homeowner went to the homeless couples camp and threw the females phone in the river before producing a firearm and threatening the female. The homeowner went back to her residence where she eventually exited and was physically resistant with Officers. The firearm was recovered from the residence

Defendant: Nichols, Jennifer 1/2/74

Case#19-18518

2143                       South: Arrest for Burglary/O&R - @Gentry/Brinkby

Officer was on patrol in the area of Gentry/Brinkby when he observed a female matching the description from a previous burglary.  When he attempted to detain her in handcuffs she pulled away and ultimately ran. She was eventually taken into custody.

Arrested:  Jade Bingham 06/26/83

Case#19-18534

Sunday, September 15, 2019

0300                       Central: Domestic/O&R @20 blk Washington St

Officers arrested the defendant for domestic battery. 

Defendant:  Myers, Sergio (8/15/87)

Case#19-18561

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

9/13/2019

Thursday, September 12, 2019
0020South: Burglary/Robbery@Lakeside & Moana Lane

The victim was returning to her car when she noticed the suspect had opened her passenger door and was grabbing her purse. When the victim yelled the suspect simulated he had a weapon and fled to a waiting vehicle. The suspect is described as: B/M/A, mid twenties to mid thirties, 5'9" tall, average build, LSW a navy blue sweatshirt. 



Case: 19-18329


0026Central: Arrest - False Imprisonment / Domestic Battery / O&R @600 block West 3rd Street

Jayson McVickers, DOB 4/12/1987, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 19-18328


1552South: Arreset - Domestic Battery / O&R@100 block Damonte Ranch Pkwy.

The suspect, a juvenile, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 19-18378


2221South: Shots Fired@500 block Brinkby Ave.

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



Case: 19-18398


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

9/12/2019

Wednesday, September 11, 2019
2211Central: Arrest - BDW, Knife/PCS/Trespass @700 block Mill Street

The employee observed the suspect coming on to the businesses property and confronted him. The suspect produced a knife they became involved in a physical struggle. Both the victim and suspect received several cuts but none were life-threatening. James Parks, DOB 8/20/1968, was arrested on the above charges.  



Case: 19-18322


2239North: Arrest - CCW/Poss. of a Firearm while Under the Influence of Alcohol@6000 block Sharlands Avenue

Officers responded to a report of a disturbance involving a subject who was armed with a gun. They made contact with the suspect and Perry Reynolds, DOB 3/16/1969, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 19-18325


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

9/11/2019

Tuesday, September 10, 2019
0054North: Arrest - Domestic Battery@3000 block Platte River Drive

Marcellina Locastro, DOB 3/6/1974, and Robert Locastro, DOB 2/14/1967, were arrested on the above charge.



Case: 19-18199


1220Central/north: Arrest - Poss. of a Stolen Motor Vehicle@6th & Evans Ave.

Officers located a stolen motor vehicle that was unoccupied and a passerby gave them a description of a suspect who was just seen fleeing the area. Officers located the suspect a short time later. Jesus Sanchez, DOB 10/19/1979, was arrested on the above charge.



Case: 19-18218


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

9/10/2019

Monday, September 9, 2019
0805Central: Arrest - Battery/ O&R/Battery on a Police Officer/Assault@300 block Record Street.

Officers responded to a report of a Battery against the staff at the above location. While Officers were taking the suspect into custody he became combative and even punched and kicked them. Brian Williams, DOB 11/14/1984, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 19-18132


1833North: Robbery@7000 block North Virginia Street

The victim had attempted to stop the suspects from leaving without paying for merchandise when one of the suspects kicked him as they all fled. Total loss is unknown. The suspects are described as: #1 Unknown race male, late teens to early twenties, #2 H/M or I/M, late teens to early twenties, LSW a blue and grey hoodie and blue shorts. Suspects #3 & #4 are Unknown males, no further description.  



Case: 19-18183


2209South: Vehicle Burglary@4000 block Kietzke Lane

The victim return to his vehicle to find it had been broken into and property stolen. There are no suspects at this time.



Case: 19-18192


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

9/9/2019

Friday, September 6, 2019
0530                       Central: Trespass / O&R @300 blk Record Street
The Suspect was told that they had to leave the property and refused.   The Suspect began to walk back inside and was grabbed by the Officer.   The Suspect pulled away from the Officer and stated, "I'm not gonna leave", walking towards the entrance to the building.   The Suspect was booked without further incident.

Suspect:  Jovi Davis  12-4-1984

Case#19-17909

1330                       South: Failure to supervise /Warrant arrest@400 blk Linden St

Three children were on the front porch of the second story apartment unattended. The mother was found sleeping in the living room and not watching the three small children.  The apartment currently is without power and water.  The mother was taken into custody for an unrelated warrant and also booked for failure to supervise.

Arrested: Ramos, Fairsea 10/20/1990

Case#19-17927

1741                       North : Tampering w/Motor Vehicle, O&R@11000 blk Zeolite Dr.

Officers responded to the above location for a subject who was seen tampering with vehicles parked in the area. Def. was taken into custody and transported to an area hospital for medical clearance as he appeared to be under the influence of narcotics. While in the hospital, Def. began resisting officers by tensing up and pulling away. As officer approached, Def. attempted to head-butt the Officer.

Arrested: Juvenile (info not released)

Case#19-17947

Saturday, September 7, 2019

0901                       Central: PCS/O&R/Battery on Officer @800 blk W. 4th Street

Officers responded on an unwanted subject. Upon arrival the Subject was uncooperative and a physical struggle ensued. The Subject bit the Officer who let go and the Subject fled. After a short foot pursuit the subject was taken into custody.

Arrested: Maienshein, Shaun 9/1/91

Case#19-18000

1733                       Central: Domestic Battery, false imprisonment@600 blk N. Wells #145

Officers responded for a reported domestic battery. Officers learned the victim had been held against her will for several hours and was beaten by her live-in boyfriend during that time.

Arrested: Schultz, Martin (DOB:10-24-84) False imprisonment, Dom Batt 2nd

Case#19-18016

1800                       Central: Arrest- Ex Felon Possession Firearm @4th St/Virginia St

Officers on patrol stopped a vehicle with suspended registration. Further investigation led to a search of the vehicle at which time officers located an AR15 rifle. The male in the vehicle was also searched and was found to be in possession of one round of .223 ammunition. The male was found to be an ex-felon and was arrested.

Arrested: Harrell, Michael (9/26/66)

Case#19-18017

2235                       South: Arrest for Misuse of 911/O&R  @100 blk Damonte Ranch Parkway

Officers responded to an area convenience store regarding an unwanted subject refusing to leave and causing a verbal disturbance.  As officers arrived the subject was intoxicated but agreed to leave the business.  A short while later he called 911 saying he wanted to press charges against the store clerk for yelling at him.  He advised he would wait for officers where they contacted him and attempted to detain him for misuse of 911.  The Defendant physically resisted officers.

Defendant:  Kenneth Pinney 10/06/1971

Case#19-18038

Sunday, September 8, 2019

1230                       South: Armed Robbery with GTA@7100 blk S. Virginia St

Officers responded on the report of a dealership-owned vehicle that had just been taken at knife point.  Upon arrival it was learned a salesman was showing a customer two suv's that were both running and parked next to each other.  An unknown male entered the drivers seat of the unoccupied vehicle, the salesman opened the rear passengers door to see if the suspect needed help.  The suspect produced a knife and threatened the salesman before leaving in the vehicle. *****************************UPDATE****************************

Officers responded to a vehicle burglary in progress and located the suspect who fit the description of the above suspect. The suspect was booked for the vehicle burglary and will be addiotnally booked for the earlier robbery.

Suspect arrested: Spencer Lever (1-31-83)

Case#19-18070

1558                       South: Domestic Battery @500 blk Arrowcreek PW

The suspect struck his mother and her girlfriend.

Suspect: Juvenile (info not released)

Case#19-18084

1824                       Central: O&R @6th St and Valley Rd

An Officer was in the area stopped at a red light when the def. exited the car in front, slammed a large coffee cup on the ground and began chasing an unknown male. Officer got into a foot pursuit with the Def. giving verbal commands to stop and refused.

Arrested: Dansie, Andon M. (DOB: 12-01-72)

Case#19-18093

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

9/6/2019

Thursday, September 5, 2019
0255Central: Arrest - Poss. of a Stolen Motor Vehicle/O&R@400 block Galetti Way

Officers arrived in the area and observed the suspect walking away from a vehicle that they later learned had been stolen. The suspect, Oscar Avillas-Cruz, DOB 2/28/2000, was taken into custody and arrested on the above charges.



Case: 19-17204


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

9/5/2019

Wednesday, September 4, 2019
0145South: BDW, Shooting@10000 block South Meadows

Officers responded to a patient who was being treated at a local hospital for a gunshot wound. The victims injury is non-life threatening and the investigation is ongoing. 



Case: 19-17754


0453North: Armed Robbery, Firearm@10000 block Stead Blvd.

The suspect approached the employee, produced a gun and demanded the money form the register. Total loss is unknown. The suspect is described as: Unknown race, 5'5"-5'6" tall, medium build, LSW a dark sweatshirt and blue pants. 



Case: 19-17759


1945Central: Arrest - Poss. of a Stolen Motor Vehicle@1000 block East 6th Street.

Officers located a stolen vehicle and made contact with the suspect who had the vehicles keys in his possession. Jeremy Chatman, DOB 7/27/1989, was arrested on the above charge. 



Case: 19-17735