LAS VEGAS (KLAS)– A woman was found dead inside her home near MLK Boulevard and Washington Avenue on Tuesday night. A child under the age of one was also discovered alive inside the home, according to police.

Officers responded to a call in the 800 block of Reed Place around 6:44 p.m. According to police, the victim’s parents called 911 and said that their daughter had been stabbed and was dead inside the home.

When officers arrived at the scene, they entered the home and found a female in her 20s who appeared to be suffering from stab wounds. Police stated that the woman was pronounced dead at the scene by medical personnel.

Police said, prior to the stabbing, the victim’s family left her and the victim’s daughter at the home. When the family returned, they found the victim’s body.

According to police, the child was found safe and is now in the care of family members.

Police ask anyone with information regarding this incident to contact Crime Stoppers at (702)-385-5555.

This is an ongoing investigation, check back for updates.