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1 stabbed after robbery near downtown Las Vegas

One person was stabbed during a Saturday morning robbery near downtown Las Vegas, police said.

About 7 a.m., the Metropolitan Police Department was called to the 700 block of Las Vegas Boulevard North, near East Bonanza Road, to investigate reports of a robbery, according to Lt. William Matchko. When officers arrived, they found at least one person who had been stabbed multiple times.

The person who was stabbed was taken to a local hospital for treatment, but their condition was not immediately known. It also was not clear whether that person was a suspect in the robbery.

Matchko said three possible suspects were detained for questioning but did not provide further details.

Contact Rio Lacanlale at rlacanlale@reviewjournal.com or 702-383-0381. Follow @riolacanlale on Twitter.

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