Thursday morning the Carson City Sheriff’s Office was notified of a patient at the Carson Tahoe Regional Medical Center Emergency Room with a gunshot wound to the hand. Upon arrival Sheriff’s Deputies were informed by the victim that three unknown persons forced their way into his home in the 1500 block of Stanford Drive and shot him. The unknown assailants fled immediately. The victim drove himself to Carson Tahoe RMC.
Update 4:55 PM: The assailants are described as three males in their 20s. Two were wearing dark colored clothing and the other was in light colored clothing. All three suspects were described to be in hoodies and wearing face coverings.The correct time for which the event had occurred is approximately 8:11 a.m
Investigators were on scene on Stafford Drive throughout the morning gathering evidence. Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to contact the Carson City Sheriff’s Office at 887- COPS (2677).
Release by Sheriff Furlong