Local Charity Organizer Behind Bars

By: Trevor Smith Email
By: Trevor Smith Email
An organizer of a local charity is in custody and being held on multiple charges including attempted sexual assault.

Marcus Woods/courtesy Washoe County Sheriff's Office

RENO, NV - An organizer of a local charity is in custody and being held on multiple charges including attempted sexual assault.

Marcus Woods, who organizes the Cops vs. Robbers basketball tournament and toy drive, was arrested by the Reno Police Department on Tuesday, June 24, 2014.

According to RPD Officer Tim Broadway, Woods tried to stop a 20-year-old woman from leaving his residence and attempted to sexually assault her. The woman escaped and called RPD and gave them the details of the incident.

RPD was able to locate Woods and he was booked into the Washoe County Jail on attempted sexual assault, false imprisonment, battery to commit sexual assault, petit larceny and attempting to prevent the reporting of a crime. His bail has been set at $45,500.


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