Deputies from the Washoe County Sheriff’s Office have apprehended a suspect in a residential burglary that occurred of the 3000 block of Running Bear Lane in Golden Valley January 13, 2016.
The homeowner reported the burglary at approximately 1:00 p.m. after finding his home ransacked and the suspect still on the scene. After a physical altercation, the suspect fled on foot.
When they arrived on the scene, Washoe County deputies set up a perimeter and received assistance from the Sheriff’s RAVEN helicopter and Washoe County K9 units. The collaborative effort swiftly located several pieces of evidence and apprehended the suspect at a residence on a nearby street.
The suspect has been identified as a male juvenile. He was booked into Jan Evans Juvenile Detention Facility.
Any potential witnesses are encouraged to relate their information to the Washoe County Sheriff’s Office Patrol Division at (775) 328-3350.
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