Sparks, NV (KRNV & MyNews4.com)-- Two have been arrested after a mugging early this morning on Rock Boulevard.
According to police reports, Sparks Police were called to 1701 Victorian Avenue after a report of an armed robbery. The victim, a 28 year old Sparks man, said that he was approached by two men, who demanded money. One man was wielding a knife and the other pretended to have a gun in his jacket pocket. The victim gave the muggers his money and was able to escape and call for help.
Officers searched the area and quickly found two suspects matching the victim's description of the muggers. The victim later positively identified 30-year-old Tron Smith and 23-year-old Andrew Leeper as the men who mugged him. Both suspects were arrested without incident, during the arrest officers found both a knife and the victim's stolen money.
The Sparks Police Department is asking for anyone with any knowledge of this incident to contact detectives at 353-2225 or Secret Witness.