Secret Witness offering $2500 reward in suspicious South Reno death

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RENO, Nev. (KOLO)-- A man found dead Tuesday evening in south Reno inside a pickup truck has been identified as Jarrod Faust, 29, of Reno.

Jarrod Faust . Washoe County Sheriff's Office photo.

The case is being treated as a suspicious and Secret Witness is offering a $2,500 reward for information leading to an arrest and prosecution.

The Washoe County Medical Examiner’s Office determined Faust died from a gunshot to the head, the Washoe County Sheriff’s Office said.

Detectives want to talk to anyone who knows of Faust’s activities on Tuesday, Feb. 11. He would have been driving a gold Chevy pick-up truck.

Anyone who saw activity in the area of Welcome Way and Rock Haven Drive Tuesday between 8 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. or who may have home surveillance video during that time, including showing vehicle traffic, is asked to talk to investigators.

Detectives can be reached at 775-328-3320 or Secret Witness at 775-322-4900 and refer to case #WC20-713. People who make calls to Secret Witness can remain anonymous.

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A truck driven by Jarrod Faust. Washoe County Sheriff's Office photo.