Three stabbed at downtown Las Vegas bar

Molly Waldron


Three stabbed at downtown Las Vegas bar

CREATED Sep. 4, 2012

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- Three people were stabbed at a downtown Las Vegas bar after an argument turned into a brawl on Tuesday night.

The stabbing happened just after 9:30 p.m. at Hennessy's Tavern on Fremont Street near Las Vegas Boulevard.

Police say four coworkers were drinking inside the bar when a fight broke out. One person stabbed the three other people. One victim was stabbed in the arm, another in the stomach, and another in the chest.

The victim stabbed in the chest was rushed to University Medical Center in critical condition.

The two other victims suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

Police say the suspect turned himself in to authorities.

Action News will update this story as new information becomes available.