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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

9/30/2020

Tuesday, September 29, 2020
0400Central: Arrest - Residential Burglary / Vehicle Burglary@100 block South Park Street.

The resident awoke to find that someone had broken into the residence and stolen property. Their vehicle had also been broken into during the night. During the investigations Officers learned the identity of the suspect and Mark Forsythe, DOB 6/28/1991, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 20-17339


2037North: Armed Robbery, Knife@1000 block Silverada Blvd.

The suspect approached the employee while armed with a knife and demanded money from the register. Total loss is unknown. The suspect is described as: H/M/A, mid thirties, heavy set, LSW a gray hooded sweatshirt and khaki shorts.



Case: 20-17402


2108Central: Shots Fired@Park & Willow Streets

Officers responded to a report of shots being fired and located a casing. There were no reported injuries and the investigation is ongoing. 



Case: 20-17403


2153Central: Armed Robbery@600 block North Wells Ave.

The victims and suspects had agreed to meet at the above location but upon arrival one of the victims was hit in the head with a gun and both the victims wallets were stolen. The suspects are described as: #1 B/M/A, average build, LSW a white t-shirt. #2 W/M/A, average build, LSW a red hoodie.



Case: 20-17408


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

9/29/2020

Monday, September 28, 2020
0314South: Commercial Burglary@10000 block South Virginia Street

Employees arrived to find the business had been broken into and merchandise and cash had been stolen. Total loss is unknown and there are no suspect descriptions at this time.



Case: 20-17528


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

9/25/2020

Thursday, September 24, 2020
0905Central : Arrest - Grand Larceny of a Vehicle @200 block East 4th Street

Officers observed an occupied stolen vehicle and conducted a stop. Cory Hernandez, DOB 4/9/1988, was arrested on the above charge.



Case: 20-16979


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

9/24/2020

Wednesday, September 23, 2020
2114North: Attempted Burglary@3000 block Leadership Pkwy.

The resident had just closed her door when the suspects attempted to force it open. The suspects are described as: 2 W/M/A's, medium build, brown or black curly hair. One suspect was wearing a pink or orange shirt and brown shorts and socks.



Case: 20-16965


2211Central: ADW, Knife@1st & Virginia Streets

The suspect was observed earlier yelling at the victims. Then he returned with a knife and threatened them and attempted to punch them. Andy Goins, DOB 3/14/1975, was arrested on the above charge.



Case: 20-16967


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

9/23/2020

Tuesday, September 22, 2020
0654Central: Battery Causing Substantial Injury with Elderly Enhancement @E 4th & Record Streets

The victim was approached from behind by the unknown suspect who grabbed her by the back of the neck and threw her to the ground before walking away. The suspect is described as: B/M/A, LSW red and black checkered pajama pants, and a white blanket.



Case: 20-16867


2139North: ADW, Firearm@2000 block Tripp Drive

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



Case: 20-16906


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

9/22/2020

Monday, September 21, 2020
2020Central: Arrest - Ex-felon in Possession of a Firearm / PCS / PCS, Marijuana / O&R @400 block Keystone Ave.

Officers conducted a traffic stop on an occupied vehicle with a broken headlight. The suspect refused to provide identification and attempted to flee from Officers.  Russell Roberts, DOB 8/21/1990, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 20-16828


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

9/18/2020

Thursday, September 17, 2020
0734Central: Arrest - Trespass / O&R @800 block Ryland

Officers responded to a report of a Residential Burglary in process. They located the suspect inside the residence as he attempted to flee. Dominic Luvisi, DOB 7/2/199, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 20-16501


1040South: Arrest - BDW, Pencil@600 block Edison Way

The victim and suspect have been involved in an ongoing dispute. Today the suspect stabbed the victim several times in the neck with a pencil. The victims injuries were non-life threatening. The suspect, a juvenile, was arrested on the above charge.



Case: 20-16512


1248Central : Arrest - Battery / Destruction of Property / Battery on an Officer@200 block North Center Street

Officers responded to a report of a Battery where the suspect had just broken a door in an attempted to get away. As Officers were taking the suspect into custody he spit on them. Will Penny, DOB 7/19/1970, was arrested on the above charges.  



Case: 20-16521 / 20-16523


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

9/17/2020

Wednesday, September 16, 2020
1834Central: BDW with Substantial Bodily Harm @Broadhead Park & the River Area

The victim was approached by the suspects who made accusations and then beat him with a pipe and large stick. The victim was uncooperative and the only suspect descriptions are 1 H/M/A, 1 B/M/A, 1 W/F/A. 



Case: 20-16477


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

9/16/2020

Tuesday, September 15, 2020
1840North: Arrest - DOP / Trespass@1000 block Evans Ave.

Officers had taken the suspect into custody for Trespassing and DOP when he began kicking the inside door of the police vehicle. David Carden, DOB 1/12/1987, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 20-16403


1934North: Strong Armed Robbery@500 block Keystone Ave.

The suspect had just stolen the victims property. When the victim confronted the suspect he hit the victim in the head knocking him to the ground before fleeing. The suspect is described as: W/M/A, 6' tall, medium build, mullet haircut, LSW a tank top and a white hat.



Case: 20-16408


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

9/15/2020

Monday, September 14, 2020
1212Central: Arrest - Domestic Battery@Wells Overpass North Bound

Charles Shute, DOB 1/13/1984, was arrested on the above charge.



Case: 20-16312


2039North: Robbery with Elder Enhancement@5000 block West 7th Street

The victim was returning to her vehicle when the suspect grabbed her purse from her shoulder knocking her to the ground. The suspect then fled to a waiting vehicle and is described as W/M/A, mid twenties, 5'10" - 6' tall, with a flat top, LSW a dark long sleeve shirt and blue jeans.



Case: 20-16347


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

9/11/2020

Thursday, September 10, 2020
1951Central: Arrest - Battery Causing Substantial Bodily Harm with Elder Enhancement@4th & 6th Streets

The suspect had been involved in several disturbances through out the day. When he came upon the victim who was sitting on a bus bench he struck him in the head with a beer bottle and continued to batter him as he lay on the ground. Raydell James, DOB 8/20/1977, was arrested on the above charge.



Case: 20-16057


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

9/10/2020

Wednesday, September 9, 2020
0024Central: BDW, Stabbing@100 block North Center Street

Officers responded to a report of a victim with a stab wound and located the victim with a non-life threatening stab wound to the chest. There are no suspect descriptions at this time and the investigation is ongoing.



Case: 20-15946


0025Central: Arrest - Battery on a Protected Person@100 block North Center Street

Officers responded to a report of a victim with a stab wound and located a subject laying on the ground. As they attempted to make contact with the subject he immediately began swinging and hitting them. The Officers then discovered the suspect had not been the victim of a stabbing. Tyler Waters, DOB 2/21/1993, was arrested on the above charge.



Case: 20-15945


1200South: ADW, Firearm@10000 South Virginia Street

The victim answered a knock at his door. When he told the solicitor he did not wish to answer any of the questions they became involved in a verbal argument. The suspect then produced gun and threatened the victim before fleeing. The suspect has been identified but is still outstanding. 



Case: 20-5966


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

9/9/2020

Tuesday, September 8, 2020
1046Central : Arrest - Assault with a Deadly Weapon, Knife @700 block Kuenzli Street.

The victim and suspect were involved in an argument that turned physical when the suspect produced a knife and threatened the victim. Tony Hewitt, DOB 11/22/1965, was arrested on the above charge.

Case: 20-15900


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

9/4/2020

Thursday, September 3, 2020
0213Central: Arrest - Failing to Walk on a Sidewalk / O&R / Battery on an Officer@West 4th & Vine Streets

Officers observed the suspect walking in the street and attempted to make verbal contact. The suspect then attempted to flee, became combative and struck an Officer. Gregory Martin, DOB 11/22/1995, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 20-15524


1138North: Arrest - ADW, Knife / Battery@2000 block Elementary Drive

The victim and suspect were involved in an verbal argument that turned physical when the suspect produced a knife and then began to kick the victim. Armando Rios-Cordova, DOB 8/27/1986, was arrested on the above charges. 



Case: 20-15553


1232North: Arrest - ADW, Knife@Virginia & 11th Streets

The victim and suspect were involved an a verbal argument when the suspect produced a knife and threatened the victim before fleeing. The suspect was located a short time later. Terrell Peters, DOB 9/21/1983, was arrested on the above charge. 



Case: 20-15555


2047North: Arrest - Battery / DUI / O&R @1000 block Sutro Street

Officers responded to a report of a battery and made contact with the suspect who was attempting to flee in his vehicle. Upon contact the suspect became uncooperative and combative. Christopher Palmer, DOB 10/18/1980, was arrested on the above charges. 



Case: 20-15589


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

9/3/2020

Wednesday, September 2, 2020
0300North: Shots Fired@4000 block Summit Ridge Drive

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



Case: 20-15456


2158South: Shots Fired@1000 block South Meadows

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



Case: 20-15511


2257North: BDW, Shooting@10000 block North McCarran Blvd.

The victim reported he was standing near his vehicle when an unknown suspect approached and shot him in the arm. The victims injury is non-life threatening. There are no suspect descriptions at this time. 



Case: 20-15513


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

9/2/2020

Tuesday, September 1, 2020
0032North: Robbery@10000 block Stead Blvd.

The employee attempted to stop the suspects from leaving without paying for the merchandise but the suspects pushed the employee out of the way so they could flee. Total loss is unknown. The suspects are described as: #1 H/M/J, mid teens, 5'4" tall, thin build, LSW a green hoodie. #2 H/M/J, 5'5" tall, thin build, LSW a gray hoodie. 



Case: 20-15368


1315Central: Strong Armed Robbery@6th & Spokane

The victim was approached by the unknown suspects who accused him of stealing their motor home. When the victim protested and showed the suspects his paperwork the suspects grabbed the paperwork from his hands and then punched him before fleeing to a waiting vehicle. The suspects are described as: #1 B/M/A, 5'4" tall, mid thirties to early forties, short dark hair. #2 B/F/A, 5'9" tall, early thirties to early forties, medium length dark hair.



Case: 20-15401


1509South: Arrest - BDW, Firearm / Discharge a Gun into Occupied Structure / Brandishing / Discharge a Gun in a Public Place@ 2000 block Yori Ave.

Officers responded to a report of a shots being fired and discovered a round had struck a residence but there were no reported injuries. During the investigations Officers learned that Sparks PD had just arrested the suspect for Traffic Violations and for CCW. Isaac Segura, DOB 8/8/1992, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 20-15413


1848South : Strong Armed Robbery @Coliseum Way & East Moana Lane

The victim was walking down the sidewalk when the unknown suspect suddenly blocked her way. When the victim pulled her phone out to call for help the suspect struck her in the head and stole her phone before fleeing. The suspect is described as: B/M/A, mid thirties, medium build, LSW a black shirt and black shorts.



Case: 20-15427


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

9/1/2020

Monday, August 31, 2020
0250North: Arrest - Attempted Burglary / Poss. Burglary Tools@2000 block Clear Acre

Officers responded to an alarm and observed the suspect walking away from the business. There was no reported loss and Joeddie Douglas, DOB 4/23/1993, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 20-15300


1109North: Arrest - Battery on Officer / Trespassing / O&R@1000 block Sutro Street

Officers responded to a report of unwanted subjects who were causing a disturbance. Upon making contact with one of the subjects he became combative and struck an Officer several times. Jose Alvarez, DOB 1/9/1992, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 20-15311