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City of Reno media phone: 775-354-8780
Matthew B. Brown
Office: 775-785-5855 | Cell: 775-384-7430
Director of the Office of Communications and Community Engagement
Reno Police investigating Robbery in North Reno
Shortly before 7 am on Wednesday August 6, 2014 Reno Police Officers were dispatched to the Money Tree located at 2905 Clear Acre Lane, Reno, NV on the report of a robbery that had occurred inside the business. Reno Police Robbery Detectives were advised by clerks who work at the business that shortly after arriving to work two black males robbed them at gunpoint. The suspects demanded the employees to open the safe and after obtaining a substantial amount of money, the two suspects bound the employees and put them in a closet. The suspects fled the business in an unknown make and model possibly white colored sedan.
The first black male is described as being approximately 5’7” weighing 175-180 pounds, dressed in all black, black bandanna and beanie, armed with the handgun, scar below left eye. The second black male is described as being 6’0”, weighing approximately 170 pounds, and was last seen wearing a black hoodie and jeans, with a black bandanna.
Anyone with information about this incident or the identity of the suspects is asked to contact the Reno Police Department at (775) 334-2140 or Secret Witness at (775) 332-4900 or text the tip to 847411 (TIP 411) keyword – SW.
RPD Case # 14-14960