Suspect wanted after woman dies from stab wounds
The search is still underway for the man accused of stabbing a woman on SundayPhoto: Video by ktnv.com
Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- Las Vegas police detectives are asking for the public's help in locating an armed and dangerous suspect.
Just after midnight on Sunday, police received reports of a woman severely bleeding in the 6300 block of Greyhawk Avenue.
When officers arrived, they found a woman lying in the road suffering from apparent stab wounds. She was transported to UMC Trauma where she was later pronounced dead.
A preliminary investigation indicated a physical altercation ensued between the victim and the suspect, which lead to the attack.
The victim was able to escape from the suspect and find assistance.
As a result of the investigation, detectives determined 27-year-old Nathan Benson as the suspect in this incident. He's described as a white male, around 5'5" weighing approximately 130 pounds, and has brown hair and brown eyes.
Benson also has tattoos depicting skulls on his right upper arm and the numbers "702" on his left upper arm.
Police believe he is armed and dangerous.
Anyone with information about this incident or Nathan Benson, call Crime Stoppers at (702) 385-5555.