For Immediate Release
PR #:1700098
Date Issued:Nov 02, 2017 - 5:53pm

Washoe County Sheriff's Office searching for missing man in the Sun Valley area

CONTACT:Bob Harmon
Washoe County Sheriff's Office
Office 775-785-6235
Cell 775-722-5517

The Washoe County Sheriff’s Office is currently searching for a missing 33-year-old man in Sun Valley area. The missing man is described by his family as having the mental capacity of an eight-year-old.  

Samuel Jacob Dyquisto, who answers to the name of "Jake," was last seen in the area of the 5600 block of Igloo Drive at approximately 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 1, 2017. He is described as a white male, approximately 6 feet tall, 215 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes.

His clothing description is unknown however he typically wears loose-fitting, comfortable clothes and could possibly have a brown canvas jacket.

Dyquisto has no known means of transportation and is expected to be travelling on foot.

Anyone with information about the whereabouts of Jake Dyquisto is asked to contact the Washoe County Sheriff’s non-emergency dispatch at (775) 785-WCSO.




The Washoe County Sheriff's Office is dedicated to preserving a safe and secure community with professionalism, respect, integrity and the highest commitment to equality. Sheriff Chuck Allen is the 26th person elected to serve as the Sheriff of Washoe County since the Office was created in 1861. The Washoe County Sheriff's Office strives to ensure public safety by building trust and creating partnerships within the diverse communities in which we serve. We will promote the dignity of all people supported by our words and actions through open communication while fostering an environment of professionalism, integrity and mutual respect.

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