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Man killed in Grove Street shooting identified; reward offered

The scene of a shooting on Grove Street.
The scene of a shooting on Grove Street.(Ed Pearce/KOLO)
Published: Apr. 30, 2021 at 4:00 PM PDT|Updated: May. 1, 2021 at 2:41 PM PDT
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RENO, Nev. (KOLO) -MAY 1 2:40 P.M. UPDATE: The man killed Friday in a Grove Street shooting has been identified as Marco Avalos Telles, 24, of Reno, the Washoe County Medical Examiner’s Office said Saturday.

Telles was pronounced dead shortly after arriving at Renown Regional Medical Center, the medical examiner said.

The cause and man of death is pending the results of the investigation.

The Reno Police Department released no new details about the incident.

MAY 1 11:15 A.M. UPDATE: Secret Witness is offering a $2,500 reward for information leading to the arrest and prosecution of the suspect in the fatal shooting.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 775-334-2115 or Secret Witness at 775-322-4900 or go to http://www.secretwitness.com.

9:45 P.M. UPDATE: A male shot Friday afternoon in the Grove Street area of Reno has died, the Reno Police Department said Friday night.

Police said the shooting happened about 3:07 p.m. in the 200 block of East Grove Street near Wrondel Way.

There was also a motor vehicle crash involved in the incident, police said.

The victim was taken to the hospital and he died there. His name has not been released pending notification of next of kin.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 775-334-2115 or Secret Witness at 775-322-4900 or go to http://www.secretwitness.com.

ORIGINAL STORY: One male was transported with gunshot wounds after a shooting this afternoon in the area of Grove Street and Wrondel Way, the Reno Police Department said.

The Reno Police Department has blocked streets and set up crime scene time.

It happened just after 3 p.m.

Police are not releasing any more information at this time.

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