Reno Police Investigate Officer-Involved Shooting in Sparks
Reno Police say one man is dead after a Sparks Police Officer-involved shooting at London Circle and Manchester Way on Tuesday night.
UPDATE: The Washoe County Medical Examiner's Office reports the man killed in the officer-involved shooting on Tuesday was identified as 57-year-old Rolando Brizuela of Sparks.
The investigation is still ongoing.
Original Story: Reno Police say one man is dead after a Sparks Police Officer-involved shooting at London Circle and Manchester Way on Tuesday night.
Police say the incident started around 8 p.m. while two Sparks Police officers were investigating various reports of a robbery and showing a gun.
While in front of the home, the officers contacted a man who matched the suspect description for these incidents.
Reno Police say the unidentified man showed a gun which then resulted in an Officer-Involved Shooting (OIS). The suspect died as a result of his injuries. No officers or citizens were injured.
Police say the involved officers have been placed on administrative leave. The Reno Police Department and the Washoe County Sheriff’s Office are conducting the investigation in accordance with the regional Officer-Involved Shooting (OIS) protocol.
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