Attempted Murder In Sparks

On April 6th, at approximately 12:45 in the morning, officers responded to 155 Glendale #15, for report of a subject who had been shot. Once officers had arrived on scene, they discovered Martin Hernandez-Nunez, shot several times in the lower abdomen and legs by an unknown caliber handgun.

The suspect, who has been described as a Hispanic male adult, approximately 35 years old, 5’7” and 180 lbs, had fled the scene prior to officer’s arrival. The suspect was last scene entering into a black pickup, unknown make, model or year and heading east bound on Glendale Avenue.

The shooting is still in the early stages of the investigation and the motives with regard to the shooting are unclear at this time. The victim is currently in stable condition at the Renown Hospital and the injuries do not appear to be life threatening at this time.

Any information regarding the suspect would be greatly appreciated. Please contact the Sparks Police Department at 353-2231 or secret witness at 322-4900. Thank you