CARSON CITY, Nev. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) -- A man was arrested early Sunday morning after hitting a convenience store clerk with a banana and later crashing his vehicle into a nearby casino.
According to Carson City Sheriff Ken Furlong, Osvaldo Ruiz was arrested after a vehicle and foot chase at 1:41 a.m. in the area of East Long Street. Ruiz crashed his vehicle into a natural gas line at Dotty's Casino and caused the temporary evacuation of the casino.
Carson City Sheriff's Office and Carson City Fire Department both responded to the incident, but no injuries were reported.
Carson City Sheriff Ken Furlong said Ruiz has a long criminal history in the Carson City area. Ruiz was booked into the Carson City jail and his bail is set at $68,300.