Lives of a Drinker and a Dancer Intersect, Cutting Both Short

Reno News & Review | November 12, 2004
A friend insisted on driving Shawn Patrick Scott home the night of Sept. 2, but he split when she was in the restroom. On the highway, he ended dancer Vanessa Marie Fernandez's life as he destroyed his own.

Reno News & Review

The Biggest Little City in the World has an alternative voice. Since 1995, the Reno News & Review has built a reputation around its provocative, honest coverage of news and events affecting northern Nevadans. Beyond gaming and tourism, this is...
More »
Contact for Reprint Rights
  • Market Served: Metropolitan Area
  • Address: 405 Marsh Ave., Reno, NV 89509
  • Phone: (775) 324-4440