April 18, 2014
Sexual assault suspect Thomas Herndon, courtesy Washoe County Jail
RENO, NV - Washoe County Sheriff's detectives have come up with a third victim and added charges after the arrest of a Sun Valley man for Sexual Assault Against a Child Under 14 and Lewdness with a Child Under 14.
Detectives say 30-year-old Thomas Herndon is accused in the assaults involving the female victims, all of whom he knows. They occurred over a period of several years at homes in Sun Valley and south Reno. Herndon was originally arrested in September 2013. He now faces a total of 13 charges.
This is still an ongoing investigation and anyone with information is asked to contact the Washoe County Sheriff’s Office Detective Division at (775) 328-3320 or Secret Witness at (775) 322-4900.