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Vegas PD: Man critically stabbed near McCarran Airport

Posted at 5:20 PM, Dec 06, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-06 20:20:51-05

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — Las Vegas police are investigating a critical stabbing near McCarran Airport that occurred Wednesday afternoon.

Officers were called to a location near Russell Road and Surrey Street at about 3:30 p.m. with reports of an injured person.

Once authorities arrived they located a man suffering from a severe stab wound to the neck.

Police said the victim ran in front of a driver to get attention after some sort of altercation took place in a nearby park.

Two men and a woman were reportedly involved in the argument and homicide detectives have taken over the investigation due to the victim's injuries.

Anyone with more information on this situation was urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555.