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DUI arrest made at 9:45 a.m., says Carson City Sheriff’s Office

June 19, 2018 — The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are considered innocent until proven guilty in court. MONDAY At 9:45 a.m., a 31-year-old Carson City woman was arrested on suspicion of DUI and child endangerment after deputies initiated a traffic stop near the

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Man arrested on 11 counts of sexual assault, says Carson City Sheriff’s Office

June 18, 2018 — The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are considered innocent until proven guilty in court. THURSDAY At 12:38 a.m., a 28-year-old Carson City woman was arrested on suspicion of contempt of court, driving without a valid license and duty to stop

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Three arrested on drug charges in connection to escaped inmate investigation, says Carson City Sheriff’s Office

June 13, 2018 — The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are considered innocent until proven guilty in court. Carson City TUESDAY At 10:37 p.m., Rumor Schilling, 23, of Carson City was arrested on suspicion of felony possession of a controlled substance, obstructing an officer

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Man held on failure to appear, says Carson City Sheriff’s Office

June 12, 2018 — The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are considered innocent until proven guilty in court. MONDAY At 5:20 p.m., a 25-year-old South Lake Tahoe man was arrested on suspicion of failure to appear after deputies initiated a traffic stop near Arrowhead

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Carson City Sheriff’s Office: Man arrested on suspicion of domestic battery

June 12, 2018 — The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are considered innocent until proven guilty in court. FRIDAY At 3:55 a.m., a 20-year-old Gardnerville man was arrested on suspicion of DUI and failure to adhere to deputies upon approaching an emergency vehicle after

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Man held for dangerous drug, says Carson City Sheriff’s Office

June 8, 2018 — The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are considered innocent until proven guilty in court. THURSDAY At 11:06 a.m., a 39-year-old transient woman was arrested on suspicion of ex-felon failed to register after deputies responded to a welfare check near the

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Two arrested in one traffic stop, says Carson City Sheriff’s Office

June 6, 2018 — The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are considered innocent until proven guilty in court. TUESDAY At 11:46 p.m., a 25-year-old Reno man was arrested on suspicion of failure to comply after deputies initiated a traffic stop near the 3300 block

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Owyhee man sentenced for second degree murder

June 5, 2018 — Borden Bitt, 25, of Owyhee was sentenced to 180 months in prison this week for second degree murder within Indian Country. Bitt is a member of the Shoshone Paiute tribes of Duck Valley. He was arrested by a Bureau of Indian Affairs officer after they

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Prison officials investigate apparent suicide

June 5, 2018 — Prison officials are investigating the apparent suicide of a minimum custody Casa Grande inmate. Clifford Ealy, 26, was found over the weekend in a holding cell hanging from a bed sheet at the transitional housing facility. He was pronounced dead by emergency medical staff at

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Carson City Sheriff’s Office: Don’t drop your pants in front of deputies

June 4, 2018 — The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are considered innocent until proven guilty in court. FRIDAY At 8:27 a.m., a 35-year-old Carson City man was arrested on suspicion of contempt of court after deputies conducted a warrant service near the 1800

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2 die in head-on crash east of Silver Springs

June 4, 2018 — Two people died Monday afternoon when a fatal crash was reported 3 miles east of the Highway 50 and Highway 95 junction. The Nevada Highway Patrol reports that two cars hit head on. The crash happened at 3 p.m. The road was closed for about

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Suspect in Friday night Mica robbery in custody

June 2, 2018 — A 14-year-old lookout in a Friday night armed robbery led Douglas County investigators to arrest an Indian Hills resident in the heist. James Tabor, 36, is being held on $100,000 bail in connection with the case. Douglas County Sheriff's Office personnel responded to a report

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Man held for trying to run motorcycle off road, says Carson City Sheriff’s Office

June 1, 2018 — The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are considered innocent until proven guilty in court. THURSDAY At 12:25 p.m., Phillip Rummings, 45, of Carson City was arrested on suspicion of felony assault with a deadly weapon after deputies responded to reports

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Transient arrested for contempt, says Carson City Sheriff’s Office

May 31, 2018 — The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are considered innocent until proven guilty in court. THURSDAY At 1:14 a.m., a 39-year-old transient man was arrested on suspicion of contempt of court and driving without a valid license after deputies initiated a

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Sex offenders tracked to make sure they’re complying with rules

May 31, 2018 — Officers from the state Parole and Probation Division spent last week tracking down 109 parolees to make sure they're following their conditions of lifetime supervision. There are 184 sex offenders subject to lifetime supervision in the Reno/Sparks area. A spokesman for the division said last

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Expired plates lead to drug arrest, Carson City Sheriff’s Office says

May 30, 2018 — The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court. MONDAY • At 2:14 a.m., Melissa Ann Carnahan, 39, and Paul Carnahan, 42, were jailed after the vehicle they were in was stopped for expired license

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‘Drunken pedestrian’ held on $25 bail, Carson City Sheriff’s Office says

May 29, 2018 — The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court. SUNDAY • At 3:45 a.m., a 34-year-old was arrested after deputies responded to a report of a man lying in the roadway at Industrial Park Drive

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Almost out of jail, California fugitive discovered, Carson City Sheriff’s Office says

May 25, 2018 — The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court. WEDNESDAY • At 10:05 a.m., Kristina Schneider, 45, was turned over to the Carson jail by the Department of Corrections on a warrant on suspicion of

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Cardoza pleads guilty to second-degree murder in 2013 Carson City case

May 24, 2018 — Leonardo Cardoza, whose first-degree murder conviction was overturned, has pleaded guilty to second degree murder rather than face a new trial. He was sentenced to life with the possibility of parole after 20 years for ramming his car into Desiree Bragg, 19, smashing her body

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Fernley man found guilty of child molestation

May 24, 2018 — YERINGTON — A jury returned a 10-count guilty verdict against Ronald T.J. Engle, 57, of Fernley, of child molestation on Wednesday. Engle was found guilty of four counts of sexual assault on a child under the age of 14, two counts of attempted sexual assault

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