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August 17, 2013
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2 arrested in recent Douglas burglaries

Two Gardnerville men were arrested Thursday for allegedly burglarizing a convenience store and a laundromat and breaking into five vehicles. According to Sheriff Ron Pierini: Angel Razo-Ortega, 25, and Tanner Cooper, 21, were in the Douglas County Jail on $75,000 bail each. Both are being held on suspicion of attempted robbery, burglary and conspiracy. Razo-Ortega entered the store Aug. 9, produced a BB handgun and demanded the clerk fill a bag with money. “He brandished the firearm at the clerk, who refused to give him the money,” Pierini said. “He continued to point the weapon at the clerk and said, …

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