Metro working to identify suspect in Downtown Las Vegas stabbing, robbery

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LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Metro is seeking the public’s help identifying the suspect in a Downtown Las Vegas stabbing and robbery. The incident occurred near 10th Street and Fremont around 2:48 a.m. on June 16.

Police say the victim was sleeping on the sidewalk when he was awoken. The unidentified suspect kicked and stabbed him before grabbing his backpack and fleeing in a black SUV.

The suspect description is as follows:

  • Black male adult
  • Bald head
  • 6’3″, weighing around 230 pounds
  • Last seen wearing a black shirt with large white print and black shorts

If you have information regarding this incident, contact Metro’s Downtown Area Command Investigative Section at 702-828-4809. If you wish to remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555 or on their website.

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