For Immediate Release
PR #:1900088
Date Issued:Aug 29, 2019 - 10:04am

Sheriff's Office asks for help identifying suspects in credit card fraud investigation

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

Washoe County Sheriff’s Office Detectives are asking for the public’s help with identifying two suspects in a credit card fraud investigation.  

During the late afternoon on Friday, May 24, 2019, the suspects used stolen credit cards to make purchases at the Rainbow Market and Hobey’s Casino in Sun Valley. According to detectives, the credit cards were stolen from a vehicle in Reno earlier the same day.

Detectives were able to obtain surveillance photos of the suspects, one male and one female, and are asking the public for any information that may help to identify and locate them. Surveillance photos are attached to this press release.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Washoe County Sheriff’s Office Detective Division at (775) 328-3320 or Secret Witness at (775) 322-4900. Refer to case WC19-3364.


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 Darin Balaam is the 27th 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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