MINDEN, Nev. (News 4 & Fox 11) — The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a homicide that occurred on James Road in the Gardnerville Ranchos on the night of January 9 or the early morning hours of January 10.
The victim is identified as 56-year-old Connie Koontz of Gardnerville, Nevada.
According to the Sheriff’s Office, an unknown suspect entered the residence and killed Koontz. The suspect then fled the scene in an unknown direction.
At this time, the suspect still remains unidentified and remains a threat to the community.
The Sheriff’s Office is asking you to be vigilant in locking all your doors and windows and report any suspicious activity immediately.
Anyone with information may contact Secret Witness or Investigator Ryan Young at (775) 782-9926.