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Reno police investigate suspicious death at downtown motel


RENO, Nevada — Reno police are investigating a suspicious death at a downtown motel

Officers went to the motel on North Center Street on Sunday morning to conduct a welfare check.

They found 47-year-old Lorell Parnell dead inside his room.

Police are calling the death suspicious and are asking anyone with information to contact the police department or secret witness.

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