At 3:30 a.m. Monday, Sparks police officers responded to a call of an armed robbery that had just occurred at a 7-Eleven located at 600 15th St. According to the clerk, a subject entered the store and demanded the money from the register. The suspect is described as a light-skinned black or Hispanic man, about 5 feet 4 inches tall with a medium build. He was wearing all dark clothing and was armed with a handgun. The suspect fled the scene and was last seen walking north on 15th Street. The amount of loss has not been determined.
Police do not know at this time if this is the same suspect from the Sunday morning robbery of a 7-Eleven located on El Rancho Drive in Sparks.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Sparks police detectives at 353-2225 or Secret Witness at 322-4900. Secret Witness is offering a $1,500 reward for information leading to the arrest and prosecution of the suspect in this case.