Washoe County Sheriff's deputies arrest 3 in ongoing vehicle burglary investigation

Roy Jose Ramirez (Washoe County Sheriff's Office)

Washoe County Sheriff's deputies on Friday morning arrested two men and one woman involved in multiple vehicle burglaries in Spanish Springs.

Authorities say at around 1:30 a.m. Friday, Sept. 8, a deputy made a traffic stop on a red Ford Ranger in the area of Ember Drive and Eagle Canyon Road in Spanish Springs. During the stop, deputies located property that appeared to have been stolen.

A second deputy located a vehicle in the area that appeared to have been burglarized. The deputy made contact with the vehicle's owner and learned that some of the property discovered during the stop on the Ford Ranger belonged to the vehicle burglary victim, according to the sheriff's office.

Deputies continued to search the area where they located a total of five cars that appeared to have been burglarized.

Arrested on multiple charges related to the investigation were Roy Ramirez, 19, James Dressler, 18, and Andrea Isaac, 19.

Anyone living in that area of Spanish Springs who was recently a victim of a vehicle burglary or who may have information useful to this case is asked to call the Sheriff’s Office Patrol Division at (775) 328-3350.

Deputies report that some of the vehicles burglarized in this investigation were left unlocked, a reminder to all residents to lock your doors.

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