RENO, Nev. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) – Sparks Police are searching for a suspect who they say robbed a 65 year old female employee who works at The Nugget.
Police say the robbery happened at around 9:45 last night while the vitctim was getting into her car which was parked in the employee parking lot across from The Nugget. This is the time when she heard a man demanding for purse. According to police, as she turned, the suspect had a handgun to her face and she then gave him her purse.
According to police, the suspect was last seen running towards the RTC Bus Terminal located South West of the intersection of 14th Street and Victorian Avenue.
Sparks Police say the suspect is around 17 to 20 years old, has light skin, is clean shaven and wearing a black hoodie with a white shirt underneath. The Sparks Police Department is asking anyone with information to call Secret Witness at 322-4900. They are offering a $1,500 reward for information leading to arrest and prosecution of the suspect.