Last Suspect Arrested After Fatal Dayton Shooting in May
Lyon County deputies have now caught four of their five suspects from the Dayton murder last week. They're still looking for 16-year-old Johnny Ortiz.
UPDATE: On Friday night, the Tri-County Gang Unit, along with the Carson City Sheriff's Office arrested 16-year-old Jonathon "Johnny" Ortiz of Carson City in connection with the shooting that killed Joseph Jarratt in Dayton back in May of 2018.
Officials say they received a tip that Ortiz was in the Carson City area and deputies were able to establish his location.
He was arrested around 11:30 p.m. Friday and booked into the Carson City Detention Center, after a brief foot pursuit.
All suspects in this case have now been arrested.
Lyon County deputies have now caught four of their five suspects from the Dayton murder last week.
They're still looking for 16-year-old Johnny Ortiz who is believed to be involved in the shooting death of Joseph Jarratt. Ortiz is known to frequent the Carson City, Reno and Gardnerville areas.
17-year-old Jordan Andrus and 17-year-old Kane Wallace were arrested Friday in Carson City. They're both charged with open murder.
The Lyon County Sheriff's Office reports that the cause of the shooting was a marijuana drug deal gone wrong.
Authorities previously arrested 17-year-old Malik Avila wanted in connection with the shooting. Authorities say he was taken into custody after his family members called police last Tuesday.
They also said 17-year-old Tieler Ash Frayo of Dayton was arrested in connection to the shooting.
Jarratt's family has set up a GoFundMe page to help with funeral costs. Click here for details.
If you see Ortiz, the Lyon County Sheriff's Office says to call 911 right away. Anyone with further information is encouraged to contact Lyon County Sheriff's Office at 775-463-6620 or Secret Witness at 775-322-4900. A $2,500 reward is being offered.