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Carson City Sheriff’s Log: Pair arrested on felony drug-possession counts

Carson City

The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All suspects are innocent until proved guilty in court:

SATURDAY

• 10:32 a.m.: A 36-year-old Carson City man was arrested at East William Street and Saliman Road on a violation-of-a-suspended-sentence warrant. Bail was set at $1,000.

• 11:18 a.m.: A 30-year-old Carson City man was arrested at U.S. Highway 50 East and East Nye Lane on a failure-to-appear/traffic warrant. Bail was set at $257.

• 2:42 p.m.: A 43-year-old Carson City woman was arrested in the 2000 block of West College Parkway on a battery warrant. Bail was set at $1,000.

• 7:08 p.m.: A 24-year-old South Lake Tahoe woman was arrested at the Carson City Jail on a violation-of-a-suspended-sentence warrant out of Carson City. Bail was set at $1,000.

• 8:56 p.m.: Jaime Flores Cervantes, 37, of Carson City was arrested at South Lompa Lane and Fairview Drive on suspicion of DUI-first offense, abuse or neglect of a child, child restraint required and failure to maintain a single lane. According to Cervantes’ arrest report, a deputy saw him fail to maintain a lane and turn without signaling, and he smelled a strong odor of alcohol coming from Cervantes. He reportedly failed four field sobriety tests, and had a small child in the car. Total bail was set at $3,675.

FRIDAY

• 7:25 p.m.: Michael Scott Hopper, 46, a transient, was arrested on suspicion of felony possession of a prescription drug without a prescription, felony possession of dangerous drugs for sale and violation of bail conditions. According to Hopper’s arrest report, a deputy pulled him over because one of his brake lights wasn’t functioning. He reportedly consented to a search, and a deputy found a container with several types of medications. The deputy also learned Hopper had a no-possession-of-prescription-pills clause in his alternative-sentencing agreement. Total bail was set at $10,500.

• 11:23 p.m.: An 18-year-old Carson City man was arrested in the 1000 block of Saliman Road on suspicion of contributing to the delinquency of a minor and obstructing. According to the man’s arrest report, a deputy received a report of a wanted person walking around closed businesses in the area. Two women showed up; one of them said the man was her son. She gave a different name than the man had given; he reportedly said he’d lied because he feared he might have a warrant. Two other people he was with were 16 and were breaking curfew. Total bail was set at $800.

• 9:33 a.m.: Karina Marie Decender, 23, of Carson City was arrested in the 300 block of West Nye Lane on suspicion of felony possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia, as well as on a violation-of-a-suspended-sentence warrant out of Carson City. Also arrested was Ryan William Riggs, 26, of Carson City, on suspicion of felony possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia. According to their arrest reports, a deputy went to the location to serve the warrant on Decender and arrested Decender. Riggs exited a bathroom and asked if he could go to the bedroom to get clothing. The deputy followed him and reportedly saw several pieces of foil on the floor, as well as black tracking. Riggs reportedly said both he and Decender used heroin. Total bail was set at $6,500 for Decender and $3,500 for Riggs.

• 11:25 a.m.: A 33-year-old Mound House woman was arrested in the 3800 block of South Carson Street on suspicion of petit larceny and violation of pretrial condition. According to the woman’s arrest report, a loss-prevention officer saw her leave without paying for items, violating her pretrial condition requiring her to obey all laws. Total bail was set at $3,250.

• 9:48 a.m.: Ella Mae Dix, 50, of Reno was arrested on felony burglary, grand larceny and possession-of-stolen-property warrants out of Las Vegas. Total bail was set at $80,000.

• 2:04 p.m.: A 79-year-old Carson City man was arrested at the Carson City Sheriff’s Office on a failure-to-appear warrant out of Carson City. Bail was set at $1,000.

• 3:30 p.m.: A 49-year-old Carson City woman was arrested in the 100 block of Corbett Street on a violation-of-a-suspended-sentence warrant out of Carson City. According to the woman’s arrest report, deputies were called to the location on a report of a fight. The woman reportedly said one of the men was her boyfriend, and dispatch advised the deputy of the warrant. Bail was set at $3,000.

• 6:31 p.m.: Shayla Ferber, 20, of Dayton was arrested at the Carson City Jail on a possession-of-a-controlled-substance warrant out of Carson City. No bail was set.

• 4:09 p.m.: A 40-year-old Carson City woman was arrested at the Carson City Jail on a contempt-of-court warrant out of East Fork Township. Bail was set at $1,000.

• 6:35 p.m.: A 32-year-old Carson City man was arrested at Russell Way and U.S. Highway 50 East on a warrant out of Carson City. According to the man’s arrest report, a deputy pulled him over because he had a tail light out. Bail was set at $284.

• 3:30 p.m.: A 57-year-old Carson City man was arrested in the 100 block of Corbett Street on a violation-of-a-suspended-sentence warrant out of Carson City. According to the man’s arrest report, a deputy was called to the location on a report of a fight. Bail was set at $3,000.

Carson City Secret Witness will pay up to $2,500 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of people committing crimes. Anyone with information is asked to call 775-322-4900. The School Secret Witness number is 775-283-1799. Callers remain anonymous.



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