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Officers arrest 21 during Nevada Day weekend

Twenty-one people were arrested between Friday evening and Sunday night, Carson City Sheriff's arrest logs indicate.

The incidents over the long Nevada Day weekend ranged from barroom fights to shootings.

"It was one long weekend for us," Carson City Sheriff Ken Furlong said.

Alcohol was a suspected factor in most of the weekend's incidents and arrests, he said.

One of the shootings, on Imperial Way, appeared to revolve around a gun sale, Furlong said.

The incidents over the weekend range from a bar fight which saw five arrested, two for battery with a deadly weapon, to an accidental shooting and …

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