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UPDATE: Mug shot released for man arrested for killing homeless man

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Posted at 5:43 PM, Jul 21, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-22 12:23:02-04

UPDATE JULY 22: 39-year-old Aaron Park was arrested on one count of Murder with a Deadly Weapon in connection to the death of a homeless man on Friday night. He was booked into Clark County Detention Center.

The Clark County coroner will identify the deceased after relatives have been notified.

ORIGINAL STORY

A fight between an unknown number of homeless people left one man dead on Friday, according to Las Vegas police.

Police were called to the 1300 block of East Flamingo Road, near Maryland Parkway, around 1:30 p.m. Friday. One homeless suspect stabbed another homeless man during the altercation.

The stabbing victim was taken to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

Homicide detectives are investigating the case.