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Homeless man stabbed in fight

One person was stabbed in a fight on North Las Vegas Boulevard Friday morning, Las Vegas police said.

Officers responded to reports of a man being stabbed in the 900 block of North Las Vegas Boulevard, near Washington Avenue, at about 10:45 a.m., Metro Lt. Bruce Miyama said.

Two homeless men got into a fight that escalated in violence, Miyama said. The man who was stabbed was taken to University Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries.

Police arrested one man in connection with the stabbing, Miyama said.

Cassandra Taloma contributed to this report.

Contact reporter Colton Lochhead at clochhead@reviewjournal.com or 702-383-4638. Find him on Twitter: @ColtonLochhead

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