Man Stabbed While Sleeping in Reno Home

RENO, NV - Reno Police say a man who was sleeping at a home in southwest Reno was stabbed several times early this morning. The stabbing happened at about 4:00 am inside the home at 3855 Raven Way, close to the intersection of McCarran Boulevard & Skyline Drive.

Police say an ambulance transported the victim to a Reno hospital where he underwent surgery. The victim is now recovering from his injuries.

Through interviews with witnesses, detectives identified Robert Yarber, a 38 year old male, as a potential witness sought for questioning in this case. Robert Yarber is described to be homeless and is known to frequent various locations in and around Reno.

If anyone has information on Robert Yarber, or the events in this case, please contact Secret Witness at 322-4900, or the Reno Police Department Detective Division at 334-2115.

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