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Man arrested for Saturday morning murder in downtown Las Vegas

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Man arrested for Saturday morning murder in downtown Las Vegas

By Joyce Lupiani. CREATED Jul 26, 2014 - UPDATED: Jul 26, 2014

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- Las Vegas police have arrested 22-year-old Timothy Stall for the murder of his roommate on Saturday morning.

Police said they were called to the Alpine Motel at about 9 a.m. to investigate reports of an injured man. Upon arrival, they discovered a male bleeding profusely from his leg. He was transported to University Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

During their investigation, police located Stall. Police were able to find out that Stall and the victim were roommates and they had gotten into a fight that turned physical. Police said Stall threw a large piece of broken glass at the victim and it struck him in the leg.

Stall has been booked into the Clark County Detention Center on the charge of murder with use of a deadly weapon.

The Clark County coroner will release the man's name and age after relatives have been notified.

Joyce Lupiani

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Joyce Lupiani is the managing editor for PositivelyLV.com and contributes to KTNV.com and NowTrending.com.