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Woman Dies After Stabbing Sunday Morning

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Nathan Benson, 27 Nathan Benson, 27

LAS VEGAS -- A woman has died after being attacked and stabbed early Sunday morning.

The woman was found bleeding in the roadway of the 6300 block of Greyhawk Avenue. She was transported to UMC Trauma where she was pronounced dead.

Homicide investigators say a physical altercation ensued between the victim and the suspect which lead to the attack.

As a result of the investigation detectives developed 27-year-old Nathan Benson as the suspect in this incident. Benson is described as a white male standing approximately 5'5" and weighing approximately 130 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes.

Nathan Benson is armed and dangerous.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact the LVMPD Homicide Section at 828-3521, or to remain anonymous call CrimeStoppers at 385-5555.

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