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Police hunt for suspect after man stabbed in central Las Vegas

Police were searching for a suspect Saturday night after a man was hospitalized from a stabbing in the central valley, Las Vegas police said.

Police arrived in the 1300 block of Searles Avenue, near East Washington Avenue and North Bruce Street, to find a man suffering from a stab wound, said Metropolitan Police Department Lt. William Matchko. The stabbing appears to be domestic-violence related, police said.

The man was hospitalized with nonlife-threatening injuries, Matchko said.

The suspect in the stabbing was not in custody Saturday night. Further information about the stabbing was not immediately available.

Contact Katelyn Newberg at knewberg@reviewjournal.com or 702-383-0240. Follow @k_newberg on Twitter.

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