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May 16, 2017 at 8:24 am


Case #17-4186

Type of Incident: Robbery

Date and Time of Incident: May 15th, 2017 at approx. 10:50pm

Location: 900 Block of Ashwood Circle

Victim: Unnamed 74 and 49 year old females

Suspect: White male, early 20's, 6 foot, 150lbs., wearing a dark hood, white long sleeved shirt, and dark pants

On May 15th 2017 at approximately 10:50pm, Sparks Police Officers responded to the report of an armed robbery at a residence in the 900 block of Ashwood Circle. Officers met with the two female victims, aged 74 and 49. They advised that a white male came to the door and pushed his way inside the residence when they answered the door. The male was armed with a handgun and demanded items from the females. After a brief struggle with the victims, the suspect left with several items.

Both female victims received minor injuries.

The male was wearing a dark hood, white long sleeved shirt, and dark colored pants. He was approximately 6 feet tall and 150lbs. The victims believed the suspect to be in his early 20’s.

The Sparks Police Department is asking for assistance from the community with identifying the suspect from the robbery. Anyone with information on the suspect’s identity is urged to contact the Sparks Police Department at 353-2231 or Secret Witness at 322-4900.

Releasing Authority:   Thelin, Jace C
  Police Sergeant
  Police Dept Patrol
  (775) 353-2241 x5531

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