Reward Offered for Information Regarding Shooting of Teen

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RENO, NV - Reno police are investigating a shooting that happened around 8:00 Sunday night, December 22, 2013, in the area of Winston Drive and Wells Avenue.

Police say the victim was walking with a group north on Wells when he was approached by at least two people, unknown to him. One of them pulled a handgun and shot him in the leg.

The suspected shooter is still on the loose. He is described as having a slender build and wearing a grey hooded sweatshirt.

Police say the victim is a teen who was transported to a hospital for treatment of a non-life-threatening wound. He has since been released.

Police say the shooting appears to have been gang-related.

Anyone having any information regarding this crime is encouraged to contact Secret Witness at 322-4900 or the Regional Gang Unit directly at 334-3852.

Secret Witness is offering $1,000.00 for information leading to the arrest and prosecution of the suspect(s) wanted in connection with this shooting.