Secret Witness is offering a$1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and prosecution of the suspects wanted in the attempted robbery and car-jacking of a woman in the area of Greg Street and Spice Island Drive in Sparks.
Sparks police said they responded to the area about 4:30 p.m. on Feb. 24 on a report of a vehicle theft. The victim was driving north on Spice Island Drive when she was struck from behind by another vehicle, police said. The victim got out to check the damage.
The driver of the other car did not exit her vehicle. When the victim turned around a male suspect was in her vehicle demanding money and going through her wallet, police said.
The suspect returned the wallet and fled the scene in the victim’s vehicle, police said. There was no money taken.
The suspect vehicle is described as an early 1990’s dark green Chevrolet or GMC Yukon model. The suspect driver is described as a white woman in her 30’s with blonde hair. The other suspect is described as a white man in his 30’s, with a bald or shaved head, a tattoo on the left side of his head near his ear, and a full sleeve of tattoos on his arms.
A third vehicle, which has stopped behind the suspect vehicle, was driven by a white man in his 20’s. That vehicle was described as a black 1990’s GMC or Chevrolet Blazer.
Police are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the suspects. Anyone having information relating to this crime, the suspect vehicles, or the suspects should contact the Sparks police at 331-2225, Secret Witness at 322-4900, www.secretwitness.com, or text your tip to 847411 (TIP 411) Keyword – SW.