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Woman arrested on domestic battery warrant says Carson City Sheriff’s Office

September 22, 2017 — The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are considered innocent until proven guilty in court. THURSDAY At 8:39 a.m., a 25-year-old Minden man was arrested on suspicion of failure to appear after deputies conducted a warrant service at the William Street […]

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South Lake man faces charge for false ID manufacture

September 22, 2017 — A South Lake Tahoe man allegedly found with equipment used to manufacture false identities and documents is being held on more than $200,000 bail. Ray Brashears, 33, was arrested after he was stopped by Douglas County deputies at 9 p.m. Tuesday. According to the sheriff's […]

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DNA warrant key in Carson City judge case

September 21, 2017 — The man accused of threatening a Carson City judge pleaded not guilty in court and is set to stand trial next year. John Aston is charged with discharging a firearm into an occupied residence, aggravated stalking and arson in the fourth degree for several incidents […]

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Carson City Sheriff’s Office seeking volunteers

September 20, 2017 — The Carson City Sheriff's Office is looking for interested persons for their Volunteers in Partnership with the Sheriff program. Volunteers assist with a number of law enforcement duties that enable deputies to spend more time on law enforcement duties. Currently, there are opportunities and supportive […]

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Aston pleads not guilty in Carson City Judge Tatro’s case

September 20, 2017 — A 74-year-old man accused of threatening a Carson City judge has pleaded not guilty to three felony charges. John Aston is facing charges for fourth-degree arson, aggravated stalking and discharging a firearm into an occupied dwelling. The Carson City District Attorney's Office said Tuesday that […]

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Man arrested on warrant, says Carson City Sheriff’s Office

September 19, 2017 — The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are considered innocent until proven guilty in court. MONDAY At 9:49 a.m., a 26-year-old transient man was arrested on suspicion of criminal contempt after deputies conducted a pedestrian stop near Roop and Washington streets. […]

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Two suspects arrested in Northern Nevada in relation to Oregon homicide

September 19, 2017 — Two Northern Nevada men have been taken into custody for an Oregon murder investigation. Tevin Lafond, 21, of Yerington, and Kyle Steele, 21, of Carson City were the suspected shooters in the homicide of 32-year-old Arnie Lee Eggsman, reported the Klamath County, Ore., District Attorney's […]

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Several arrested on drug charges over the weekend, says Carson City Sheriff’s Office

September 18, 2017 — The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are considered innocent until proven guilty in court. Carson City THURSDAY At 7:28 a.m. a 31-year-old Carson City man was arrested on suspicion of disorderly conduct and criminal contempt after deputies responded to reports […]

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Man arrested for threatening with hunting knife

September 18, 2017 — A Carson City man was arrested Saturday after allegedly threatening Walmart staff with a hunting knife. Deputies responded to reports of a subject threatening with a knife at the Walmart at 5:21 p.m. According to reports, Walmart Loss Prevention Officers attempted to detain a man, […]

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Update: One suspect arrested in Carson City homicide case

September 18, 2017 — One of two suspects was arrested at about 6 p.m. Monday in relation to a homicide that happened in Oregon on Sunday morning. Tevin Lafond, 21 of Yerington, was arrested in Lyon County. Washoe Tribal Police were searching a residence on the Carson City Colony […]

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Nevada attorney general joins call for Equifax to drop fees

September 15, 2017 — Attorneys General from 32 states and territories including Nevada are calling on Equifax to stop imposing fees and conditions on consumers whose personal information was disclosed by its data breach. Up to 143 million Americans had their personal data potentially exposed by the company. In […]

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Reno man indicted on PayPal fraud charges

September 15, 2017 — A Reno man is facing fraud charges in a scheme investigators say involved $3.5 million. Kenneth Gilbert Gibson, 46, faces 10 counts of wire fraud, three of mail fraud, 10 counts of bank fraud and six counts each of access device fraud and identity theft. […]

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James Leo Hamrick, 56, of Dayton found guilty of first degree murder

September 14, 2017 — James Leo Hamrick, 56, of Dayton, was found guilty of first degree murder with the use of a deadly weapon and destruction of evidence, following a week long jury trial in Yerington. Lyon County District Attorney Stephen B. Rye announced the guilty verdict in a […]

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Carson City Sheriff’s Log: Man arrested after domestic battery incident

September 14, 2017 — The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are considered innocent until proven guilty in court. WEDNESDAY • At 10:29 a.m., Jerome Paul Jacinto, 32, was booked on suspicion of six charges, three of them felonies, after deputies were dispatched to a […]

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Man arrested on DUI, says Carson City Sheriff’s Office

September 13, 2017 — The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are considered innocent until proven guilty in court. TUESDAY At 1:10 p.m., a 25-year-old Carson City man was arrested on suspicion of contempt of court after deputies conducted a warrant service near the 3100 […]

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Multiple arrested on warrants, says Carson City Sheriff’s Office

September 12, 2017 — The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are considered innocent until proven guilty in court. Carson City MONDAY At 5:06 p.m., a 61-year-old Carson City woman was arrested on suspicion of violation of a suspended sentence after deputies responded to reports […]

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Dayton man arrested on suspicion of possession of a dangerous drug says Carson City Sheriff’s Office

September 11, 2017 — The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are considered innocent until proven guilty in court. FRIDAY At 10:45 a.m., a 21-year-old Carson City man was arrested on suspicion of obstructing after deputies responded to reports of a domestic dispute near the […]

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18-year-old held on suspicion of domestic battery, says Carson City Sheriff’s Office

September 8, 2017 — The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are considered innocent until proven guilty in court. THURSDAY At 10:32 a.m., an 18-year-old Carson City man was arrested on suspicion of domestic battery near the 3600 block of Stanton Drive. Bail was set […]

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Aston to face trial

September 8, 2017 — John Aston was ordered Friday to stand trial on charges in the multi-year series of threats against Justice of the Peace John Tatro. After a three-day preliminary hearing, Senior JP Harold Albright of Sparks ruled there was more than enough evidence to bind Aston over […]

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Inmate who walked away in Carson City arrested

September 8, 2017 — Nevada Department of Corrections Officers from the Inspector General's Office arrested an inmate who walked off a work detail without incident on Thursday night. The investigators arrested Michael Ariola at 8 p.m. at a Reno motel. Ariola has been returned to the Northern Nevada Correctional […]

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