Silver Springs armed robber sought |

Silver Springs armed robber sought

Nevada Appeal staff report

The Lyon County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information about an armed robbery in the 6700 block of Highway 95A in Silver Springs.

At about 8:45 p.m. Tuesday, employees of the store told investigators the suspect entered the store and brandished a gun, yelled at the employees to give them all the money, and subsequently fled. No one was injured in the incident.

The suspect was last seen on foot heading east from the store, dressed in all dark clothing and carried a green backpack. Investigators are currently working with the store’s video surveillance for further leads.

The Lyon County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in locating this individual. Anyone who has information regarding this incident or the suspect (Case Number 17LY05165) is asked to call the Lyon County Sheriff’s Office at 775-463-6620. Or they can contact Secret Witness at 775-322-4900 or