Man arrested for punching elderly man in face

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RENO, Nev. (KOLO) - The Reno Police Department arrested a man for punching an elderly man in the face.

It happened November 11, 2019 around 12:30PM.

Detectives tracked down the suspect, 48-year-old Richard Schmitz, through video at the homeless shelter on Record Street. Police say Schmitz admitted to punching the man in the face and was arrested.

He faces a charge of battery on an elderly person.

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