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UPDATE: Missing Woman Found Safe

UPDATE: 13:48 Fri 25 Nov 2022 The Reno Police Department has advised that the subject of a missing person search has been found. 56-year-old Sandra Hendrix was last seen late on Wed Nov 23rd, but has since been located and is safe. The Reno Police Department is asking for the public’s help finding a missing…MORE

Reward Offered in Theft of Statues From Rancho San Rafael Park

Secret Witness is offering a $750 reward for information leading to the arrest and prosecution of the suspects responsible for stealing two sheep statues from Rancho San Rafael Park. The theft occurred on November 1st. The fiber glass sheep models are valued at approximately $2,000. SecretWitness.comMORE

One Person Hit by Train Near Downtown Reno

Reno Police are investigating after someone was hit and killed by a train early Thursday morning near downtown. It happened around 5:15 a.m. near East Commercial Row and Sutro Street. When police arrived on scene, they found the unidentified person dead. Their name has not been released.MORE

Spark Police Investigating Thanksgiving Burglary

The Sparks Police Department is searching for a burglary suspect. At approximately 7:00 a.m. yesterday, Sparks Police responded to the 500 block of Howard Drive on a report of a residential burglary. Police say the victim was sleeping when the suspect entered the apartment. The suspect fled when the victim confronted them, no one was…MORE

Woman Killed in Reno Shooting Identified

The Washoe County Regional Medical Examiner’s Office has identified the woman who was killed on Offenhauser Drive Sunday morning. 31-year-old Priscilla Garibay, of Reno, was pronounced dead shortly after arriving at Renown Regional Medical Center. The manner of death was homicide. The cause of death was a gunshot wound of the chest. 27-year-old Fabian Zeragoza-Martinez…MORE

Nevada Supreme Court and Secretary of State Certify The Election Results

Nevada’s Supreme Court justices and the secretary of state formally certified the results of the 2022 general election on Tuesday. Overall turnout was 55% of Nevada’s 1.8 million active registered voters. 51% of the ballots were cast by mail and 49% in-person during either early voting or on Election Day.MORE

Nevada State Police Investigating Fatal Crash Near Fallon

One person was killed after being hit by a car near Fallon last night. Nevada State Police say the crash happened on U.S. 50 near Roberson Road around 6:15. A preliminary investigation says a pickup truck struck a pedestrian who was walking in the number two travel lane on U.S. 50. Their name has not…MORE

One Man Arrested After Fatal Shooting in South Reno

A local man is behind bars after a woman was found shot to death in south Reno Sunday morning. Around 5:15 a.m., officers responded to a report of an injured woman in the 8000 block of Offenhauser Dr. The victim was transported to Renown Medical Center where she was pronounced dead as a result of…MORE

Another Reno Police Sideshow Crackdown

A crackdown on car sideshows led to 19 citations, an arrest for driving under the influence and one towed vehicle Saturday night. Reno Police made 22 traffic stops in all. The Nevada State Police and the Washoe County Sheriff’s Office RAVEN helicopter also participated. Police did not say where the enforcement occurred.MORE

Reward Offered For Information About June Homicide in Reno

Secret Witness is offering a $5,000 for information in a homicide case from June 3rd. RPD says around a man was found shot on the 3800 block of S. Virginia St. After life-saving efforts were made by medical personnel, the man died of his wounds. Police say it appears to involve a person who was…MORE