Reno police announce arrest in northeast Reno attempted murder
RENO, Nev. (KOLO) - The Reno Police Department on Saturday announced the arrest of a suspect in an Aug. 16 shooting in northeast Reno.
The Regional Gang Unit on Thursday arrested Olegario “Oleg” Carrasco, Jr. 19, on charges of attempted murder, carrying a concealed weapon and discharge of a firearm where prohibited.
Police said there was a fight at the YoUnion apartments at 2780 Enterprise Road on Aug. 16 at about 12:30 a.m. and Carrasco shot an unarmed person several times in the torso at close range.
Investigators reviewed surveillance video and recognized Carrasco from a previous armed robbery investigation, the Reno Police Department said.
Investigators arrested him Thursday about 8:07 a.m.
Anyone with information related to this crime can report it anonymously through Secret Witness at 775-322-4900 or at http://secretwitness.com.
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