LAS VEGAS (KXNT) – Police are trying to piece together what led to the fatal stabbing of a woman inside a Las Vegas home early Sunday, authorities said.

The attack happened at a home on the 1700 block of Rock Crest Drive just before 9 a.m. Sunday, a Las Vegas Metro Police statement reported.

Officers responding to calls of a woman yelling inside the house. Getting no answer at the front door, police went over the backyard wall and entered the house through an unlocked rear door to find a woman suffering from multiple stab wounds.

The victim was declared dead at the scene. Her identity was not immediately released pending family notification.

Investigators determined that a suspicious man was seen in the area of the home just before the killing and sounds of a struggle were heard.

Anyone with any information about the killing was asked to contact the LVMPD Homicide Section at 702-828-3521.


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