At 4:59 p.m., the suspect entered the Nevada State Bank located at 1 W. Liberty St. in Reno and handed the teller a note demanding money. The teller gave the suspect an undisclosed amount of cash and the suspect then exited the bank onto Liberty Street and left in an unknown direction.
The suspect appears to be the same person as the suspect in a recent Sparks bank robbery. The suspect is described as a white male in his 40s, 5 feet 11 inches tall, weighing 170 pounds with dark hair and last seen wearing a gray sweatshirt with red sleeves and a hood, a tan baseball hat, blue jean shorts and black sport shoes.
The Reno Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect. Anyone having information relating to this crime or the suspect should contact the department at 334-2188, or Secret Witness by phone at 322-4900, online at www.secretwitness.com or text a tip to 847411 (TIP 411), keyword “SW.”