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Nine People Hospitalized After Two-Car Crash in Sun Valley

(SUN VALLEY, Nev.) -- Nine people were hospitalized after a Monday evening car crash in Sun Valley.

The Reno Gazette-Journal reports that two cars collided at Highland Ranch Parkway Drive and Moonlight Drive.

Nine people were in the two cars and all nine were hospitalized. All of the injuries are believed to be non-life-threatening.

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Armed Man Arrested After Barricading Himself Inside Apartment

(RENO, Nev.) -- An armed man was arrested Saturday after barricading himself inside an apartment.

Reno Police say 23-year-old Jose Luis Barajas-Lopez threatened to shoots someone and waved a handgun around. He then reportedly barricaded himself inside an apartment.

Barajas-Lopez was taken into custody after several hours of negotiations. He was charged with assault with a deadly weapon, brandishing a firearm, and obstructing and resisting.

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Four Arrested in Ranch Harrah Estate Burglary

(RENO, Nev.) -- Four men from Reno were arrested on Thursday in connection with a burglary in South Reno.

According to the Reno Police Department, several modern and antique firearms were stolen from a home at the Ranch Harrah Estate.

An investigation led them to identify four suspects involved in the burglary. Tyrone Leuchters, 36, Brian Porter, 27, Kevin Davila, 23, and David Mills, 25 were located and taken into custody.

Mills was charged with burglary and grand larceny of a firearm. The other three men face possession of stolen property charges. Porter and Leuchters face additional charges for possession of burglary tools.

Several of the stolen firearms were recovered by police, who are asking for public assistance to locate the remaining stolen items. Anyone with information is asked to call (775) 334-2115.

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Early Morning Crash Damaged Power Pole, No Outages Reported

(RENO, Nev.) -- Police are looking into a crash that damaged a power pole on Thursday morning.

According to ABC's Reno affiliate KOLO, a car crashed into a power pole at about 12:45 a.m. near Old Virginia Road and Damonte Ranch Parkway, causing it to lean at an angle.

The Reno Police Department told KOLO that the vehicle was found in a ditch. They did not provide immediate information regarding the condition of the driver.

NV Energy crews managed to pull the pole back to its original position.

No residents reported losing power due to the accident.

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Authorities Seek Witnesses to Fight Between Couple

(RENO, Nev.) -- Authorities are looking for witnesses to an incident that occurred on Tuesday morning in Cold Springs, Nev.

According to the Washoe County Sheriff's Office, Edden Gonzales-Baer and her husband were in a red van on Village Parkway when the two got into a dispute. Gonzales-Baer allegedly attacked her husband and the altercation continued after both individuals exited the vehicle. Witnesses reportedly contacted the WCSO, but Gonzales-Baer fled the scene before deputies arrived.

Authorities caught Gonzales-Baer in Reno a short while later.

Anyone with information regarding the altercation is asked to call (775) 328-3350.

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