On 3/12/14, a report was filed with the Sparks Police Department alleging that Richard Sorter was initiating inapproprate contact with two juvenile children of his ex-wife. An investigation revealed Mr. Sorter was invovled in lewd contact with both children. On 6/3/14, detectives from SPD made contat with Mr. Sorter and he was taken into custody for 2 counts of lewdness with a child under the age of 14.
There are no further details being released at this time.
On 1/29/14, the Sparks Police Department took a report alledging that Kurt Winkelmann had numerous lewd contacts with a child under 14 during a time frame that spanned four or five years. The crimes reportedly occurred in several locations in the City of Sparks. The activity reportedly ceased in 2008 or 2009. An investigation was conducted which included interviews with the victim and other parties. On 6/2/14, Sparks Police detectives were able to collect information and evidence that corroborated the allegations of the victim. Mr. Winkelmann was contacted and taken into custody for the listed crimes.
To protect the identity of the victim the details regarding the relationship of Mr. Winkelmann to the victim are not being released.
There are no other details being released.