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Murder suspect is placed on no-bail hold

The man accused in the death of 19-year-old Desiree Bragg was ordered held without bail during a Friday hearing.Carson City resident Leonardo Cardoza, 28, was arraigned on a charge of open murder with a deadly weapon.“At this point, I don’t feel I have enough information to prove he’s not a flight risk,” said Judge Steve McMorris, who was filling in for Justice of the Peace John Tatro. McMorris said the issue of bail could be revisited by Tatro, and set a March 22 date for a preliminary hearing.Cardoza allegedly began tailgating Bragg and her fianc, Steven Castro, from Highway 50 …

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