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Sparks man identified in Sunday fatal crash on I-580 in Reno
Derrick Deion Thomas, 27, was driving a Dodge Dart that was involved in the crash in which he died of injuries at the scene, said NHP Trooper Matthew McLaughlin.
Sparks Police Say Daughter Arrested For Murder After House Fire
Sparks Police say they have arrested a woman on two counts of murder after a house fire killed her parents near Dolce Drive earlier this month.Police say an autopsy was performed, and the medical examiner has ruled their deaths as a homicide.Police say 61-year-old Victor Alegria and 58-year-old Jami
Reno woman killed in crash on 395 in California
CHP says the crash happened about 2:30PM October 21, 2018. Investigators say Codner was speeding in a GMC Yukon SUV when she made an "unsafe turning movement to the right," with the SUV spinning, hitting a dirt embankment and rolling.
Teen dies of injuries days after being hit by car in Sparks
The 17-year-old driver remained on scene at the time and was cooperating with the investigation, police said. Authorities said they don’t believe speed, alcohol or drugs were a factor in the crash.
Daughter charged with killing parents in fire at Sparks home
Sparks police say they've determined the death of a Sparks couple in a fire at their home was a homicide and detectives have arrested their daughter as a suspect in the killings Alexis Alegria, 29, of Sparks, Nevada is pictured in this Oct. 19, 2018 booking photo provided by the Washoe County Sherif
Suspects in Custody After Attempting to Burglarize Traner Middle School
Two Juvenile suspects, 20-year old Tajha Blocker, and 18-year-old Michael Chaffin are charged with conspiracy to commit burglary, attempt to commit
Homicide **UPDATE** of Death Investigation - Sparks Police
On October 19th, 2018, the investigation led Detectives to arrest Alexis ALEGRIA. She was booked at the Washoe County Jail for 2 counts of Open Murder.
UNR must spend $2.7M to fix accessibility mistakes after $14M stadium upgrade
The University of Nevada, Reno, plans to spend $2 million on top of nearly $700,000 spent last year to fix accessibility mistakes following a $14 million Mackay Stadium upgrade in 2016. The Reno Gazette Journal reports that an Americans With Disabilities Act audit by a consultant in July listed 167
Girl, 17, dies after hit by vehicle near Reed High in Sparks
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Reno police: US Bank on Wells and Vassar robbed Monday morning
Buy Photo(Photo: Yvonne Beasley/RGJ)This is a developing story and more information will be added as it is made available.Thieves robbed the US Bank on the corner of Vassar Street and Wells Avenue at about 10 or 10:30 Monday morning, according to Lt. Al Snober of the Reno Police Department.Informat
Reno Police Investigating Shots Fired Near Kuenzli Street
The Reno Police Department says they are investigating shots fired near 755 Kuenzli Street on Monday evening.They said shell casings were found on scene.They believe the shots were fired closer to the river behind 755 Kuenzli.Reno Police said they are talking with people in the surrounding area for
Photos: PumpkinPalooza 2018 in Sparks
A photograph taken during Pumpkin Palooza on Sunday Oct. 21, 2018 in Sparks, Nevada.
Crash At Pyramid Way and Oddie Blvd Causes Delays
The Sparks Police Department reports they are working a crash northbound at Pyramid Way and Oddie Boulevard.They said traffic is down to one lane until further notice.Drivers are urged to use caution or use alternate routes.This is a developing story.
Reno Police: 34 Arrests During Downtown Reno Zombie Crawl
On Saturday, downtown Reno held the 11th annual Zombie Crawl and Reno Police have released the statistics on arrests and citations.Courtesy: Eldorado Resort Reno TwitterOn Saturday, downtown Reno held the 11th annual Zombie Crawl and Reno Police have released the statistics on arrests and citations.
PumpkinPalooza through 5 p.m. at Victorian Square in Sparks
Activities include a Pumpkin Derby, pie eating, a pumpkin seed-spitting contest, pumpkin decoration, a family costume parade, carnival-style games and stories in a haunted schoolhouse.
At Least One Person Dead After Crash on I-580
Reno Fire and other agencies are responding to a multi-car crash on I-580 southbound between the Plumb and Mill exits. Reno Fire is reporting that there are multiple injuries. Avoid the area if possible.NHP says all southbound lanes on I-580 are blocked after a fatal crash.FATAL CRASH: Interstate 58
Man arrested in connection to armed robbery in Reno
The victim reported that the suspect, Carlos Olivarria, was waiting for her after leaving work. According to RPD, Olivarria demanded money and personal property while displaying a handgun. The victim complied with his demands and the suspect fled the area on foot. While on scene with the victim, off
RGJ investigates: Somersett rock wall failures in Reno test Nevada construction defect law
Nevada construction defect law’s statute of repose at center of legal debate about two large rock wall failures in Reno’s Somersett neighborhood.A serious tumble'Part of (the rock wall) actually fell on the golf course.’
Sparks police: 17-year-old girl seriously hurt after being struck by a vehicle
The incident was reported at 8:21 p.m. Thursday in the 1300 block of Baring Boulevard, near Reed High School, according to the Sparks Police Department.
Reno police arrest 34 during Zombie Crawl Saturday night, 5 bars caught serving minors
Police also issued 6 misdemeanor citations, 39 traffic citations, 12 parking tickets and took 3 people into civil protective custody.