Emergency vehicles near the intersection of Tropicana Avenue and Decatur Boulevard following a stabbing on Wednesday, Aug. 5. (Jon Castagnino/FOX5).
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Las Vegas Metro detectives are examining a deadly domestic stabbing that happened Wednesday night outside a pharmacy.
The stabbing was reported about 8:20 p.m. outside a Walgreens drugstore located near the intersection of West Tropicana Avenue and South Decatur Boulevard.
During a rundown about 10:40 p.m. Wednesday, City’s Lt. Dan McGrath stated the victim, a woman, was stabbed multiple times after leaving the store. It’s thought the female’s assailant was her partner or sweetheart which the victim was assaulted in front of her teenage daughter. The child was not hurt. McGrath, who called the attack harsh, stated the man had actually been awaiting the victim to exit the store.
The victim was required to University Medical Center where she was noticable dead.
McGrath recognized the suspect as Leonard Woods. He was called a black male between 30 and 40 years old.
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