1 dead in shooting near Spanish Springs library near Reno

December 3, 2019

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Washoe County sheriff’s deputies are investigating a fatal shooting that has shut down a park and public library in Spanish Springs north of Reno.

Deputies confirmed one person was killed in the shooting Monday afternoon near the Spanish Springs library at Lazy 5 Park.

They responded to reports of shots fired at about 3:30 p.m.

The library and park remained closed Tuesday and a senior meal service was canceled while detectives continue to investigate.

Authorities are withholding the name of the victim.

No other details have been released.