July 31, 2014
SPARKS, NV - Sparks police are searching for two people in connection with an armed robbery at a park.
SPD tells us the robbery happened around 11:30 Monday night at Burgess Park on Pyramid Way.
According to the victims, two young male teens approached them and asked for their wallets.
One of the robbers had a handgun and struck one of the victims in the head. The other victim tried protecting his friend and was also struck in the head.
Both of the victims sustained head injuries and went to a hospital.
After the incident the victims say the robbers left on foot southbound toward Greenbrae Drive.
The robbers are described only as Hispanic and wearing dark clothing. If you can help Sparks police with this case, please call them or Secret Witness at 322-4900.