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Suspects Wanted in Robbery of Elderly Man


On April 8, 2017, at about 4 p.m., Reno Police officers responded to report of a robbery at a business on North Virginia Street.

Officers discovered that a 67-year-old man withdrew money from an ATM, and as the money was being dispensed from the machine, the suspect, wearing the black cap, took the money.

The victim attempted to take the money back, resulting in a struggle. The second suspect, wearing the red cap, acted as a lookout, police said.

The suspect wearing the black cap was last seen running north on Virginia Street while the suspect wearing the red cap was last seen running east on 4th Street.

The suspects are described as:

  1. Black cap: White male adult 20-40 years of age, 5’11”-6’3″ tall, and a average build.
  2. Red cap : White male adult 20-40 years of age, 5’8″-6′ tall, mustache and goatee, dark hair, and average build.

Anyone having information relating to this crime or the suspect(s) should contact the Reno Police Department at 334-2115, Secret Witness at 322-4900, www.secretwitness.com, or text the tip to 847411 (TIP 411) keyword – SW

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