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Carson City Sheriff’s Office: Man arrested on suspicion of animal abuse

Nevada Appeal staff report

The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are considered innocent until proven guilty in court.

WEDNESDAY

■ At 1:45 p.m., a 47-year-old transient man was arrested on unlawful torture/harm/abuse of an animal after deputies responded to reports of animal abuse near the 300 block of B Street. Bail was set at $1,000.

■ At 7:17 p.m., Jackie Contreras, 36, was arrested on suspicion of felony DUI causing death warrant after deputies conducted a consensual stop near the Carson Street McDonalds. At the same incident, a 24-year-old Carson City man was arrested on suspicion of violation of alternative sentencing. Bail for the 24-year-old was set at $3,000 and no bail was set for Contreras.

■ At 10:17 p.m., a 30-year-old Carson City man was arrested on suspicion of violation of a suspended sentence and obstructing after deputies conducted a business check at the Edmonds Street Jackpot Casino. Bail was set at $3,300.

■ At 10:26 p.m., Heath Penueta, 36, of Gardnerville, was arrested on suspicion of felony possession of a controlled substance, felony parole and probation hold, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of marijuana after deputies initiated a consensual stop near the 1800 block of Edmonds Drive. Bail was set at $4,100.

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