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Carson City Sheriff’s Office seeking fraud suspect
Carson City Sheriff’s Office seeking fraud suspect

May 14, 2019

On May 6 at about 12:15 p.m., a suspect entered the Bank of America in Carson City and attempted to cash a fraudulent check. The suspect utilized a false identification card. The suspect fled the...



Shooting probe  to close Kingsbury Grade this morning
Shooting probe to close Kingsbury Grade this morning

May 9, 2019

Kingsbury Grade will close 9 a.m. to noon today as part of the investigation into the April 26 shooting involving a Bay Area triple-homicide suspect. The Grade will close at Tramway and Foothill Road. “Investigators...


Prosecutors defend handling of Gardnerville, Reno murders
Prosecutors defend handling of Gardnerville, Reno murders

May 9, 2019

RENO — Prosecutors are defending their handling of a confession presented to a Nevada grand jury that indicted a Salvadoran immigrant on murder charges in the killing of four people in January. They’re also providing...



Lively night at Carson Tahoe Hospital, CCSO reports
Lively night at Carson Tahoe Hospital, CCSO reports

May 6, 2019

The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court. FRIDAY • At 11:50 a.m., a 42-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of DUI 1st drugs...



2 wounded in Indian Hills shootout

May 6, 2019

Two men were wounded in a shootout in Indian Hills on Saturday night. Douglas County Undersheriff Ron Elges said no law enforcement officers were involved. Both men were taken for medical treatment. Elges said there...



Triple-homicide suspect in Douglas jail
Triple-homicide suspect in Douglas jail

April 30, 2019

A man arrested by Douglas County deputies after a high-speed pursuit and shoot-out on Kingsbury Grade on Friday night is believed to be responsible for three Bay Area shooting deaths. Stefon Jefferson, 43, of Oakland...









Three Dayton men sentenced for poaching black bear
Three Dayton men sentenced for poaching black bear

April 22, 2019

Three men who illegally hunted and killed a bear in 2017 were recently convicted of poaching and sentenced last week. Daniel Rubio, Elisio Rubio Sr., and Elisio Rubio Jr., all of Dayton, were convicted Tuesday...