CRIME

Nevada police searching for suspect who fired into at least three buildings

Sep 27, 2022, 9:30 PM
Police in Elko, Nev., are seeking the public's assistance in locating a suspect in connection to fi...
Police in Elko, Nev., are seeking the public's assistance in locating a suspect in connection to firing a gun into at least three different buildings.

ELKO, Nev. — Nevada authorities are seeking the public’s assistance in helping identify an individual or individuals who reportedly fired shots into at least three different businesses.

Elko Police say the incident happened Monday night between 7:30 p.m. and 11 p.m. local time.

Police say surveillance footage from two of the incidents show a dark colored medium to small sedan leaving the scene at about the time the shots were fired.

Two of the incidents were in the area of Idaho Steet and Mountain City Highway in Elko. The third incident took place in the area of Chris Avenue and N. 5th Street.

Police say no injuries were reported in any of the incidents. 

According to Elko authorities, firing a weapon into an occupied building is a felony in the state of Nevada. 

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call Elko Central Dispatch 775-777-7300.

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