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Vehicle sought in connection with Stateline homicide

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A picture of a silver 2001 BMW similar to one belonging to the victim of a homicide found in a Stateline hotel room on Tuesday, Oct. 3.
COURTESY OF DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE

Authorities are seeking the car of a man who was found slain in a Stateline hotel room on Tuesday evening, Oct. 3.

Reno resident Kevin LeRoy Edwards, 56,was found dead in a room at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino 5 p.m. after Douglas County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a death investigation.

While Edwards’ drivers license lists a Dublin, Calif., address, spokeswoman Sgt. Bernadette Smith said he has most recently been living in Reno.

Sheriff’s investigators also distributed a photo of someone who was seen with the victim prior to the murder.

Edwards’ missing vehicle is a 2001 silver BMW four-door sedan with paper plates.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to contact Investigator Nadine Chrzanowski at (775) 782-9909.


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