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Police investigating homicide on North 10th Street

Police investigating homicide on North 10th Street

By Kim Powell. CREATED Mar 23, 2013

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- Las Vegas police are investigating a homicide that occurred on North 10th Street.

It happened just after 2 a.m. Saturday morning.

Officers were called to an area near the 300 block of North 10th Street and found a deceased male laying in the grass with multiple stab wounds.

The preliminary investigation indicated the victim was sleeping in an outside transitional living area. A witness said the victim was involved in some sort of struggle with an unknown assailant just prior to the stabbing. The witness attempted to intervene and then called police.

No one is currently in custody and a motive is still unknown in this homicide.

The identity of the victim, as well as the cause and manner of death, will be released by the Clark County Coroner's Office.

Anyone with any information about this crime is urged to call Crime Stoppers at (702) 385-5555.