Man dies after altercation with casino security personnel

Reno police badgeReno Police are investigating the death of a man involved in an altercation with security personnel at the Eldorado Casino a week ago.

Reno Police officers responded to a trespassing call at the Eldorado Casino at about 2 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 15. When they arrived, they noted the subject had been injured in a physical altercation and was in medical distress. He was transported to a local hospital, where he died. He has since been identified as Victor Victoria-Acevedo, 22.

According to a Reno Police news release, ongoing investigation has revealed the altercation was between Victoria-Acevedo and security personnel from the Bubinga Nightclub at the Eldorado. Robbery/homicide detectives are interviewing several witnesses and subjects related to this case.

The manner and cause of death are pending the final medical examiner’s report.

Anyone with any additional information regarding this incident is encouraged to contact the Reno Police Department Robbery/Homicide Unit at 334-2188 or through Secret Witness at 322-4900.

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