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Coroner IDs stabbing victim

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The Clark County coroner has identified the victim of a stabbing in March as John Clark Guthridge, 45. His cause of death was ruled multiple stab and incised wounds.

Metro police said they received a call about a stabbing shortly after 2 a.m. on Saturday, March 23 near North 10th Street and Stewart Avenue in downtown Las Vegas.

Upon arrival, police found the body of a man lying in grass, a victim of multiple stab wounds.

Police said it appeared the victim had been sleeping in an outside transitional living area. A witness said the victim had gotten into a struggle prior to the stabbing.

There is no suspect in custody and the motive for the attack is unknown. Anyone with information is urged to call Metro's Homicide Section at 702-828-3521 or Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555. You may also leave information at www.crimestoppersofnv.com.

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