A series of burglaries occurred in the Truckee Meadows area at businesses with slot machines. Nineteen cases were reported to three agencies as follows: Reno P.D. 14, Sparks P.D. three and Washoe County S.O. two.
The most recent incidents were at Dickey’s BBQ in Reno and at the Galena Lodge on Mt. Rose Highway.
Local law enforcement agencies are actively attempting to identify the suspects who have been targeting sports bars that contain table-top poker machines.
Anyone with information regarding these cases is encouraged to call the Reno Police Department, Sparks Police Department, Washoe County Sheriff’s Office or Secret Witness.
Anyone with information can remain anonymous when sending tips through secret witness. Contact Secret Witness through the tip hotline at 322-4900, the website www.secretwitness.com or by texting information to 847411 and including “SW” in the subject line or body of the report.