April 19, 2014
RENO, NV - A local woman was mugged on her way to the bus stop Tuesday afternoon and police are asking for your help to find the armed mugger.
According to the Reno Police Department it happened on the 3500 block of S. McCarran in Reno. They say the suspect pointed a gun in the victim's face and demanded her purse. She handed her purse over to the mugger before he fled the area on Sierra Madre.
The suspect is described as a black man in his 20's and was last seen wearing a dark blue or black winter jacket and blue jeans with a logo on the right rear pocket. He was lalso last seen wearing white tennis shoes and a navy blue or black ski mask.
Secret Witness at 322-4900 is offering a reward of $1,500 for any information leading to an arrest in this case.