RENO, Nev. (KRNV & MyNews4.com) -- Reno Police have arrested and identified two people for grand larceny of a car.
On Sunday, August 25, 2013, Reno Police Officers went to the 1300 block of Kirman Street Reno on the report of a male victim reportedly being chased by another male armed with a handgun. Officers learned from the victim that a male and female suspect arrived at the victim's residence, displayed a handgun and robbed the victim of personal property and his vehicle.
On Monday, August 26, 2013, Reno Police Detectives found the stolen vehicle in the parking lot of the Quality Inn motel and began a surveillance of it. Shortly thereafter, two subjects who closely matched the suspect descriptions were observed exiting a motel room. Upon seeing detectives, the subjects then fled into a different room.
After lengthy discussions with the occupants of those rooms, the two subjects ultimately exited the room and were interviewed. At the conclusion of those interviews, the subjects were identified as the perpetrators of the robbery, arrested and transported to jail. All property stolen from the victim as well as a handgun was recovered on scene.
Jose Carbajal, 32, and Tiffany Dawson, 33, were arrested for armed robbery, grand larceny and grand larceny of a car.