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Carson City Sheriff’s Office: Man arrested after attacking another with Japanese style sword

September 25, 2018 — The following persons were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court. MONDAY At 12:57 a.m., Joel Urquiza, 33, was arrested on charges of battery with a deadly weapon and mayhem. He is accused of attacking another man

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Nevada Division of Parole and Probation seeking help finding Javier Ruben Martinez

September 25, 2018 — The Nevada Division of Parole and Probation is asking public help in finding a fugitive known to frequent motels in the Carson City area. Javier Ruben Martinez, 24, is wanted for felony probation violation. His crimes are eluding police officer, a felony, and discharging a

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Minden dispute leads to 2 arrests, 5 pounds of pot

September 24, 2018 — A man and a woman were arrested after reportedly fleeing when a domestic dispute was reported at the Carson Valley Inn on Monday. Johnny Ray Miller, 28, of Calaveras County, California, and Sherri Lynn Davis, 39, of San Jose, California, were arrested as a result

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Carson City Sheriff’s report provides lesson: Don’t lose your glasses

September 21, 2018 — The following persons were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court. THURSDAY • At 5:15 a.m., a 30-year-old woman was jailed on a warrant on suspicion of failure to appear at a traffic court hearing. Bail was

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5 arrested during Carson City law enforcement sweep

September 20, 2018 — The Nevada Department of Public Safety, Division of Parole and Probation Carson City field office, in partnership with the Carson City Sheriff's Office and the U.S. Marshals Service, conducted Operation Safer Streets from Sept. 10 through Sept. 15. The mission was to conduct home contacts

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Carson City Sheriff seeks help in finding burglary suspect

September 19, 2018 — The Carson City Sheriff's Office Investigation Division is asking for assistance in locating a residential burglary suspect. On Sept. 3, a residential burglary was reported on Classic Court in Carson City. A large amount of property including firearms was stolen. The investigation has identified 27-year-old

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Carson City Sheriff seeks help to ID vehicle burglary suspects

September 19, 2018 — The Carson City Sheriff's Office Investigation Division is asking for assistance in identifying possible suspects in vehicle burglaries that occurred in Carson City and Douglas County. On Sept. 16, several vehicle burglaries were reported in various areas of Carson City. Credit cards belonging to victims

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Douglas County woman guilty in elder exploitation case

September 18, 2018 — Nevada Attorney General Adam Laxalt announced Tuesday that Sheri Hines, 49, pleaded guilty to embezzlement in the amount of $3,500 or more, a category "B" felony. Her guilty plea follows an arrest on Aug. 17 in Douglas County for her role in an elder exploitation

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Man held on felony domestic battery, Carson City Sheriff’s Office says

September 17, 2018 — The following persons were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court. FRIDAY • At 4:04 p.m., a 51-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of trespassing and obstructing after deputies were called to the Nugget on a report

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Man hides in closet, gets arrested, Carson City Sheriff’s says

September 12, 2018 — The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court. TUESDAY At 6:20 a.m., Alana Blakemore, 20, was arrested on suspicion of possession of a controlled substance after a traffic stop at Molly Drive and East

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Carson City Sheriff’s log: Nude man tries to not stay so hot

September 10, 2018 — The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court. FRIDAY At 8:45 a.m., an 18-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of domestic battery 1st offense after deputies were called to an address on Hot Springs

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Checkpoint nets DUI arrest, Carson City Sheriff’s Office says

September 5, 2018 — The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court. WEDNESDAY • At 8:38 a.m., a 29-year-old Carson man was arrested at an address on Spooner Drive on a warrant on suspicion of failure to appear

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Bicyclist stopped for no headlight, then jailed, Carson City Sheriff’s Office says

September 4, 2018 — The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court. SUNDAY • At 3:55 p.m., a 36-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of petit larceny at Walmart. She was also held on a P&P warrant and

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Washoe County murderer dies in Carson City prison

August 30, 2018 — A convicted murderer from Washoe County died Tuesday at a Carson City prison, according to the Nevada Department of Corrections. An NDOC media release said Larry Hansen was found unresponsive in his cell Tuesday at the Northern Nevada Correctional Center in Carson City. Hansen was

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6 arrested in Carson City meth case

August 29, 2018 — Six people face felony drug charges after Carson City deputies responded to the Brown Street area on a tip people were selling drugs out of two vehicles in the neighborhood. After everything was totaled up in the series of arrests, the report states a total

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Surveillance video leads to felony vehicle burglary arrest, Carson City Sheriff’s Office says

August 29, 2018 — The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court. MONDAY • At 10 a.m., Timathie Dean-Simpson, 31, was charged with felony vehicle burglary after a woman exiting Eagle Fitness found her car door ajar and

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Two suspects sought by Carson City Sheriff’s Office in H Street burglary

August 28, 2018 — The Carson City Sheriff's Office Investigation Division is asking for assistance in identifying two residential burglary suspects On Aug. 17 at approximately 6 a.m., two suspects committed a residential burglary on H Street in Carson City. A large amount of property including firearms was taken

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Video: Carson City Sheriff’s Office seeks burglary suspects

August 27, 2018 — On Wednesday, Carson City Sheriff's Office responded to a commercial burglary at Butts Out Vapor shop at 2200 E. William St. Deputies arrived to find broken store front glass. The investigation found numerous vaping items stolen from the store. Store video surveillance showed two suspects

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Switchblade, pipe lead to arrest at Carson High, sheriff’s office says

August 27, 2018 — The following persons were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court. FRIDAY • At 2:30 p.m., a Carson man was delivered to the Carson City Jail by Douglas County deputies on a warrant on suspicion of contempt

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Man who ‘doesn’t call the police’ arrested after threatening others with a gun, Carson City Sheriff’s Office says

August 24, 2018 — The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court. TUESDAY At 4:54 p.m., a 32-year-old Carson City man was arrested on suspicion of a failure to appear warrant. Bail was set at $295. At 8:09

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