Las Vegas stabbing victim identified


The Clark County coroner’s office on Tuesday identified the man who was stabbed to death early Monday morning.

Officers were called to the 3300 block of Brussels Street, near Desert Inn Road and Maryland Parkway, just after 2 a.m., Las Vegas police said.

There they found, 20-year-old Juan Jesus Arenas-Gomez, of Las Vegas, bleeding on a sidewalk with stab wounds.

He later died at Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center, police said.

The motive of the stabbing was not known on Monday and police had not made any arrests.

Anyone with information on the stabbing is urged to contact police at 702-828-3521 or Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555 and www.crimestoppersofnv.com.

Contact Ricardo Torres at rtorres@reviewjournal.com and 702-383-0381. Find him on Twitter: @rickytwrites.

 

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