California murder suspect arrested in northeast Reno identified

Anders Johansson
Anders Johansson(Washoe County jail)
Published: Sep. 19, 2020 at 5:31 PM PDT|Updated: Sep. 23, 2020 at 9:44 PM PDT
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RENO, Nev. (KOLO) - SEPT. 23 UPDATE: The man arrested by the Reno Police Department for a Roseville, Calif., murder has been identified as Anders Johansson.

Johansson allegedly shot and killed a man at a Roseville hotel on Sept. 18 when a robbery went awry. Reno police found him in northeast Reno the next day and arrested him after a chase.

The Roseville Police Department also arrested Michael Fotofili and Angelica Garcia for robbery charges in the same case.

ORIGINAL STORY: The Reno Police Department said Saturday it arrested a suspect in a Roseville, Calif., homicide in northeast Reno.

Police said they saw the vehicle associated with the Roseville homicide and tried to stop it at about 4 p.m. on Saturday, but the driver fled. Police said the vehicle was immobilized a short time later.

They arrested a 28-year-old California resident, who they did not identify, without further incident. There is no threat to the public, police said.

East Fourth Street between Montello and Sage streets was closed but has reopened.

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