On September 20th, 2021, at approximately 8:35pm, Sparks Police received calls of multiple shots fired near the apartments at 1942 Richards Place in Sparks. Officers arrived on scene within a couple of minutes, locating fired casings and a deceased 15-year-old male. Detectives were called out to investigate. The investigation is its initial stages, but the shooting appears to be gang motivated.
The Sparks Police Department is asking that anyone who may have witnessed the incident or who may have any information about this incident to contact the Sparks Police Detectives at 353-2225 or Secret Witness at 322-4900.