On Wednesday, April 28 authorities executed search warrants on a Storey County home and vehicle. Two people were arrested. David Bennett and Katerina Rakow are suspected of being responsible for multiple vehicle burglaries throughout Carson City and Lyon County over a two-week period. Bennet used a tool to break windows and gain access to victim’s vehicles. Bennett and Rakow have confessed to their involvement in multiple vehicle burglaries. Stolen property and evidence from the vehicle burglaries were recovered from the Storey County home and the vehicle Bennett and Rakow used in the commission of their crimes.
Bennett and Rakow are in custody at the Carson City Sheriff’s Office Detention Center. Bennett is charged with Burglary of a motor vehicle, Fraudulent use of a credit card and Obtaining money under false pretenses. Rakow is being charged with Burglary of a motor vehicle and Conspiracy to commit burglary.
Anyone with information pertaining to this investigation is encouraged to contact the Carson City Sheriff’s Office, Investigation Division, Detective Kevin Murry (775) 283-7853, Detective Sam Hatley (775)283-7852, Sgt. Craig Lowe (775)283-7815