Items are compiled from public information obtained from Pershing County Sheriff Office.

To report crimes, including home and vehicle break-ins call the Pershing County dispatch directly at (775) 273-2641.

Total Incidents 784

Calls for Service 574

Deputy Initiated Incidents 210

Traffic Stops 67

Other OIA Incidents 143

Bus/Building checks 133

Veh/Ped Check 3



On Sept. 2, Arnulfo Martinez, 53, of Corona CA, was booked for possess schedule I or II controlled substance less than 14 grams, first or second offense and use or possess drug paraphernalia.

On Sept. 2, Tyler Lukes, 28, of Los Angeles CA, was booked for domestic battery, first offense – Simple.

On Sept. 2, Juan Ramon Martinez Jara, 31, of Portland OR, was booked for possess schedule I or II controlled substance less than 14 grams first or second offense, resist public officer – simple assault, false statement to or obstruct public officer, battery -simple assault, and destroy or conceal evidence.

On Sept. 3, Keith Noel Petersen, 36, of South Salt Lake UT, was booked for domestic battery first offense-simple.

On Sept. 3, Isiac Alexzander Vega, 18, of Lovelock NV, was booked for domestic battery by strangulation – aggravated assault.

On Sept. 3, Peter Michael Lester, 32, of Lovelock NV, was booked for a bench warrant.

On Sept. 3, Shawn Richard Loehr, 53, of Nevada City CA, was booked for a bench warrant.

On Sept. 4, Felipe Gallegos, 36, of Cooper City FL, was booked for battery resulting in substantial bodily harm – aggravated assault and possess schedule I or II controlled substance less than 14 grams, first or second offense.

On Sept. 4, Barbod Mohebi, 32, of Irvine CA, was booked for possess schedule I or II controlled substance less than 14 grams, first or second offense.

On Sept. 6, Amy Jean Baptista-Gallegos, 37, of Lovelock NV, was booked for abuse, neglect or endangerment of a child.

On Sept. 8, Brian Michael Old, 52, of Lovelock NV, was booked for driving under the influence of alcohol and/or controlled or prohibited substance, first offense.