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Carson City Sheriff’s Log: Man arrested on suspicion of felony drug charges (1)

March 26, 2015 — 

The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are considered innocent until proven guilty in court.WEDNESDAY• At 5:47 p.m., Rex Killan, 27, was arrested on suspicion of …

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Carson City Sheriff’s Log: Man arrested on suspicion of possession of dangerous drugs (2)

March 25, 2015 — 

The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are considered innocent until proven guilty in court.TUESDAY At 8:15 a.m., a 21-year-old was arrested on suspicion of possession …

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Grimes Point case lands another sentence (3)

March 24, 2015 — 

A Fallon man with a lengthy juvenile and growing adult criminal record was sentenced Tuesday in District Court for defacing Hidden Cave at Grimes Point.Scotti Richard Jenkins must serve 60 …

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Carson City Sheriff’s Log: Woman arrested on statutory sexual seduction warrant (4)

March 24, 2015 — 

The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are considered innocent until proven guilty in court.MONDAY• At 8:50 a.m., Jacqueline Benzler, 32, surrendered herself to a warrant …

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Carson City Sheriff’s Log: Man arrested on suspicion of using another person’s ID (5)

March 23, 2015 — 

The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are considered innocent until proven guilty in court.THURSDAY• At 11:38 a.m., Patricia Bigpond, 33, was arrested on suspicion of …

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Carson City meth bust ends in nine arrests by Tri-NET (6)

March 19, 2015 — 

A total of nine people were arrested in Carson City Thursday on major drug charges after a three-month investigation by the Tri-NET Narcotics Task Force.Agents took over a house in …

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Carson City Sheriff’s Log: Man arrested on suspicion of domestic battery (7)

March 19, 2015 — 

The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are considered innocent until proven guilty in court.WEDNESDAY• At 12:05 p.m., a 69-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of …

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Nevada appeals court sets first oral arguments (8)

March 19, 2015 — 

Nevada’s newly-created Appellate Court has set its first oral arguments for March 25 in Las Vegas.The three-member court was approved by voters in November and fast-tracked to get under way …

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$1,000 reward offered for recovery of stolen Lake Tahoe moose head (9)

March 19, 2015 — 

TAHOE CITY, Calif. — Sunnyside Resort’s iconic moose head is on the loose, and authorities are offering up to $1,000 to find out who stole it.The Placer County Sheriff’s Office …

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Carson City Sheriff’s Log: Man arrested on suspicion of discharging a weapon (10)

March 18, 2015 — 

The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are considered innocent until proven guilty in court.TUESDAY• At 10:38 a.m., a 22-year-old was arrested on suspicion of discharging …

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Hidden Cave case ends with final guilty plea (11)

March 17, 2015 — 

The last of the Hidden Cave vandals pleaded guilty Tuesday in District Court for vandalizing the historical site in February 2014.Sean Michael Patrick O’Brien entered the plea to one count …

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Carson City Sheriff’s Log: Man arrested on suspicion of domestic battery (12)

March 17, 2015 — 

The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are considered innocent until proven guilty in court.MONDAY• At 5:57 p.m., a 25-year-old was arrested on suspicion of domestic …

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Five arrested after Carson City shooting (13)

March 17, 2015 — 

Five arrests have been made by the Carson City Sheriff’s Office after a report of multiple shots heard Tuesday in the area of the 1400 North Edmonds Drive in East …

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Dead body found in Carson City near Lone Mountain Cemetery (14)

March 17, 2015 — 

An autopsy is scheduled for Wednesday on a body found Tuesday morning by a hiker above Lone Mountain Cemetery at Roop Street and Winnie Lane.A hiker found the body in …

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Carson City Sheriff’s Log: Two arrested on suspicion of domestic battery (15)

March 16, 2015 — 

The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are considered innocent until proven guilty in court.FRIDAYAt 3:10 p.m., Drake Martin, 20, was arrested on suspicion on four …

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First woman sentenced in robbery of 99-year-old Carson City woman (16)

March 16, 2015 — 

The woman who pleaded to charges in the robbery of a 99-year-old Carson City woman was sentenced Monday to up to 20 years in prison for robbery and possession of …

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Hearing delayed in infant’s death (17)

March 14, 2015 — 

MINDEN — With the possibility he may still face the death penalty, a preliminary hearing for Trent Lawrence Getty was continued on Friday.Getty faces a murder charge in connection with …

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Bearded man described in Douglas prowler calls (18)

March 13, 2015 — 

Minden, Nev. — Bearded prowlers were reported this week in Gardnerville and the Gardnerville Ranchos, according to the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office.Deputies responded 2:44 a.m. Monday to a report of …

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Carson City man arrested on four counts sexual assault (19)

March 13, 2015 — 

A 20-year-old Carson City man has been arrested on sexual assault charges.Carson City Sheriff’s Det. Sal Acosta said Drake Martin was jailed on four counts of sexually assaulting a minor …

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Carson City Sheriff’s Log: Man arrested on suspicion of felony burglary charge (20)

March 13, 2015 — 

The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are considered innocent until proven guilty in court.THURSDAY• At 9:06 p.m., a 54-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of …

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