RENO — On Wednesday at about 4:30 p.m., a 15-year-old male victim was walking to a friend’s house when he was approached by the two male suspects in the neighborhood of Villanova Drive and Harvard Way in Reno. The suspects battered the victim and stole his new Apple iPhone. The suspects fled the scene on foot prior to officers’ arrival. Reno patrol and gang officers conducted a thorough investigation, which led to the arrest of 18-year old-Cesar Buenrostro and a 17-year-old male suspect.
The victim’s property also was recovered and returned to him. Both suspects were charged with strong-arm robbery.