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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
(775) 334-3850
For Immediate Release

MORNING MEDIA UPDATE

2/24/2022

Wednesday, February 23, 2022
1801North: Arrest - Domestic Battery / Kidnapping / Domestic Battery by Strangulation@1000 block Kings Row

Lamar Gosey, DOB 4/23/1988, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 22-3629


2219South: Arrest - Kidnapping / Coercion / False Imprisonment@1000 block East Plumb Lane

Quinlin Holmes, DOB 12/19/1995, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 22-3640


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City of Reno
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MORNING MEDIA UPDATE

2/23/2022

Tuesday, February 22, 2022
0243South: Commercial Burglary / DOP@9000 block South Virginia Street

Officers responded to a report that a door to a business was broken. Total loss if any is unknown and there are no suspects at this time.



Case: 22-3511


1245North: Arrest - Battery @7000 block Welsh Drive

The suspect and victim are involved in an ongoing dispute and today the suspect approached the victim and began yelling at him and then battered him.  Brett Sero, DOB 4/7/1986, was arrested on the above charge.



Case: 22-3542


1829Central: Arrest - ADW, Knife@Morrill & East E 4th Streets

The victim and suspect were involved in a verbal altercatoin that turned physical when the suspect produced a knife and threatened the victim. Anatoliy Melyanchuk, DOB 8/13/1960, was arrested on the above charge.



Case: 22-3567


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City of Reno
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MORNING MEDIA UPDATE

2/17/2022

Wednesday, February 16, 2022
0241South: Commercial Burglary@7000 block Colbert

Officers responded to an alarm and discovered a door had been broken and entry had been made. There was no reported loss and the suspects are only described as: 2 Unknown race males, wearing dark clothing and hoods. 



Case: 22-3069


Media Update
City of Reno
Reno Police Department
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MORNING MEDIA UPDATE

2/16/2022

Tuesday, February 15, 2022
0350Central: Commercial Burglary@100 block Kietzke Lane

Officers responded to an alarm and discovered a door had been shattered and entry had been made. There was no reported loss and the suspects are only described as 2 unknown race males, LSW blue jackets.



Case: 22-3003


0407North: Armed Robbery@2000 block Orovada Street

The victim was in her driveway when she was approached by the suspect who was armed and demanded her purse. The victim complied and the suspect fled on foot. The suspect is described as: W/M/A, 5'10" tall, average build, LSW a black hooded sweatshirt, black sweatpants.



Case: 22-3002


0602South: Arrest - Burglary / O&R / DOP @800 block East Plumb Lane

Officers responded to an alarm and located the suspect inside. The suspect refused to obey commands and was uncooperative. Osvaldo Gaspar, DOB 6/13/1997, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 22-3008


1152North: Arrest - Trafficking / PCS / Sales / ExFelon in Possession of Firearm / CCW / O&R@2000 block Boomtown Garson Road

Officers responded to a report of suspicious activity in a room and made contact with the suspect who was uncooperative. The suspect was then found to be in possession of narcotics and a firearm. James Brooks, DOB 11/7/1972, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 22-3033


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City of Reno
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MORNING MEDIA UPDATE

2/15/2022

Monday, February 14, 2022
1214Central: BDW, Shooting@600 block East 7th Street

Officers responded to a report of shots fired and located a victim. The victims injury is non-life threatending and the investigation is ongoing.



Case: 22-2951


1446Central: Arrest - Battery with Substantial Injuries@2000 block East 2nd Street

The victim was approached from behind by an unknown employee. When he turned around the employee just pushed him to the ground causing him to strike his head. Garrett Mahone, DOB 9/9/1992, was arrested on the above charge.



Case: 22-2973


1824South: Arrest - Domestic Battery / EPO Violation / O&R @3000 block Lakeside Drive

Megan Robinson, DOB 5/12/1994, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 22-2982


2300South: Arrest - ADW / Discharging a Firearm / Child Endangerment@600 block East Patriot Blvd.

Tyler Thompson, DOB 10/26/1994, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 22-2992


2350Central: Larceny @400 block North Virginia Street

The suspects entered the casino, broke a window of a display case and then stole the property before fleeing. The suspects are described as: #1 Unknown race male, LSW black hat, gray shweatshirt, blue jeans, white shoes. #2 Unknown race male, LSW black jacket, dark colored pants and shoes.



Case: 22-2995


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City of Reno
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MORNING MEDIA UPDATE

2/11/2022

Thursday, February 10, 2022
0227South: Commercial Burglary@5000 block South McCarran Blvd.

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



Case: 22-2648


0743South: Attempted Armed Robbery, Firearm@8000 block Offenhauser Drive

The victim was approached by the suspect who produced a gun and demanded his money. The victim had no money so the suspect fled. The suspect is described as: Unknown race male, LSW all balck clothing. 



Case: 22-2658


2352Central: Arrest - Hit & Run / DUI / Reckless Driving@1700 block East 4th Street

Johnny Lopez, DOB 8/14/1984, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 22-2703


2356North: Arest - O&R / DUI / Traffic Offenses / Revoked Drivers License@15th & North Virginia Streets

Brandon Jones, DOB 10/6/1986, was arrested on the above charges. 



Case: 22-2704


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City of Reno
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MORNING MEDIA UPDATE

2/9/2022

Tuesday, February 8, 2022
1858Central: Strong-Armed Robbery@400 block West Street

The victim was approached by the suspects who he knew vaguely. The suspects then began to batter him and stole his property before fleeing. The suspects are described as: #1 W/M/A, 6'1" tall, skinny, gauged ears. #2 W/M/A.



Case: 22-2576


1944Central: Arrest - Graffiti / O&R @East 1st & Lake Streets

Officers observed the suspects tagging a building and attempted to make contact. The suspects then attempted to flee but were taken into custody a short time later. Vincent Molina, DOB 9/13/2003, and a juvenile, were arrested on the above charges.



Case: 22-2577, 22-650


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2/8/2022

Monday, February 7, 2022
0244South: DOP/ Possible Commercial Burglary @4000 block Caughlin Pkwy.

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



Case: 22-2471


1023South: Arrest - ADW, Knife @1000 block Brightstone Court

The victims and suspect live in the same residence and today the suspect became upset and threatened the victims with a knife. The suspect, a juvenile, was arrested on the above charge.



Case: 22-2482


1320Central: Arrest - PCS / O&R@East 4th & North Center Streets.

Officers responded to a report of a subject with a knife who had threatened the victim. When Officers attempted to make contact with the suspect she fled but was taken into custody a short time later. Michelle Balderama, DOB 3/26/1972, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 22-2491


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2/4/2022

Thursday, February 3, 2022
0101North: Arrest - Kidnap / Domestic Battery / Battery / Indecent Exposure / Assault@1000 block Stardust Street

Ryan Davis, DOB 9/26/1988, was arrested on the above charges. Destiny Roessler, DOB 8/31/1998, was arrested for O&R.



Case: 22-2187


0528South: BDW, Shooting @3000 block Mazzone

The victim reported he had been involved in physical fight with the suspects when one suspect shot him in the leg. The victims injury is non-life threatening and the investigation is ongoing.



Case: 22-2193


1402Central : Arrest - ADW, Firearm / Failure to Stop after Accident @South Wells Ave & East 2nd Street

The victim was in his vehicle and stopped at an intersection when the suspect who was in a vehicle next to him produced a gun and pointed it at him. The suspect then fled at a high rate of speed until becoming involved in an accident. The suspect who had fled on foot after the accident was located a short time later by Officers. Austin Reilly, DOB 11/13/1990, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 22-2220


Media Update
City of Reno
Reno Police Department
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MORNING MEDIA UPDATE

2/3/2022

Wednesday, February 2, 2022
0756South: Arrest - Child Abuse / Dometic Battery @2000 block Wrondel Way

Huey Stancil, DOB 1/12/1987, was arrested on the above charges.



Case: 22-2127


1506South: Arrest - ADW, Knife@3000 block South Virginia Street

The victim had observed the suspect break a window so he notified Security. That's when the suspect approached the victim and threatened him with a knife. Joshua Devine, DOB 12/17/1976, was arrested on the above charge. 



Case: 22-2145


Media Update
City of Reno
Reno Police Department
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MORNING MEDIA UPDATE

2/2/2022

Tuesday, February 1, 2022

0820North: Commercial Burglary@1000 block West 7th Street

When the employee arrived he discovered a door was open, the VTM machines had been damaged and electronic equipment was stolen. Total loss is unknown and there are no suspects at this time.



Case: 22-2048


0945Central: Arrest - ADW, Wrench@Thoma & South Virginia Streets

The victim was approached by the suspect who was armed with a wrench and began began yelling at him. The victim was able to flee and Officers located the suspect a short time later. Robert Chandler, DOB 6/7/1984, was arrested on the above charge.



Case: 22-2050


Media Update
City of Reno
Reno Police Department
(775) 334-3850
For Immediate Release

MORNING MEDIA UPDATE

2/1/2022

Monday, January 31, 2022

0145Central: BDW, Vehicle - Causing Substantial Injuries@400 block North Virginia Street

The victim was walking thru a parking garage when the suspect deliberately drove his vehicle towards the victim striking her from behind. The victim suffered substantial injuries and was transported to a local hospital. The suspect is described as: B/M/A, thin build, LSW all black with black and white shoes. The suspect vehicle is described as: a newer model 4 door Hyundai Sonata with no plates.  



Case: 22-1986