July 24, 2014
RENO - The young woman who was found dead at the home of Tony Harrah has been identified. She is Elizabeth Manning, 27-years-old of Reno.
Washoe County Sheriff’s Office has ruled out foul play in their death investigation. Exams have failed to reveal the cause of death so far. The sheriff’s office is awaiting toxicology test results, which typically take six weeks or longer.
Manning was found dead in the backyard of Harrah’s estate in the southwest Truckee Meadows Monday afternoon.
Tony Harrah, who is co-owner of Wild Island Adventure Sparks in Sparks, said in a statement that Manning was a close friend and daughter of an employee. He said that Manning had many health problems the last few years and had collapsed as she walked in his
He says she was a University of Nevada, Reno graduate who was
involved in social causes for children.
Harrah’s children are reportedly in southern California with mother. Tony Harrah and wife are currently undergoing a divorce.