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January 12, 2018 at 2:40 pm

Armed Robbery/Ex-Felon in Possession of a Firearm

On 1/12/2018, the clerk from the City Mart at 91 E. Prater Way reported an armed robbery. The clerk as well as another unidentified citizen called Sparks Police and gave a description of the suspect. Several Officers were in the area and began looking for the suspect. A short time later, Sparks Police Officers located a subject matching the description in the area of 98 Richards Way. The suspect, Christopher Sakadales,  was wearing the same very distinctive T-shirt. Officers located a handgun concealed on the suspect and took him into custody. The clerk and video surveillance confirmed positive identification of the suspect. Sakadales was arrested for Robbery with the use of a Deadly Weapon, Ex-Felon in Possession of a Firearm, and  possession drug paraphernalia. The Sparks Police Department is looking for the witness who called 911 and gave the description of the suspect. Please contact the Sparks Police Department at (775) 353-2231.

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