For Immediate Release
PR #:1400028
Date Issued:Apr 04, 2014 - 3:26pm

Washoe County Sheriff's Office searching for missing 10-year-old in Sun Valley

CONTACT:Bob Harmon
Washoe County Sheriff's Office
Office 775-785-6235
Cell 775-722-5517

The Washoe County Sheriff’s Office is currently searching for a missing 10-year-old boy in area of Lois Allen Elementary School in Sun Valley.  

The boy was last seen in the area of Slope Drive south of Gepford Parkway at approximately 12:45 p.m. on Friday, April 4, 2014. He is identified as Austin Schnobrich.

The boy is described as 4 feet 6 inches tall with heavy build and dark blonde hair. He was last seen wearing black sweat pants and a gray shirt that has a stick figure playing with video games and the word “Caution” on it. He was also wearing silver glasses that look like sports goggles.

Anyone who has seen this boy, or has information about his whereabouts, is asked to contact the Washoe County Sheriff's Office immediately at (775) 785-WCSO (9276) or 911.

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The Washoe County Sheriff's Office celebrated 150 years of proud service and community partnership in 2011. Sheriff Chuck Allen is the 26th person elected to serve as the Sheriff of Washoe County. His office continues to be the only full service public safety agency operating within northern Nevada and is responsible for operating the consolidated detention facility, regional crime lab, Northern Nevada Regional Intelligence Center, Internet Crimes against Children Task Force, court security, service of civil process and traditional street patrols.

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