Police said evidence suggests a man was involved in a struggle before officers discovered his body in a North Las Vegas apartment on Monday.
Police were called to the apartment on Webster Street, near Carey Avenue and North Las Vegas Boulevard, about 12:50 p.m.
Police found the body of the 54-year-old resident on the floor. It appeared he had been stabbed several times.
Detectives reported having leads in the case, but no arrests have been made.
The victim's name and cause of death will be released by the county coroner's office in the coming days. This marks the first homicide investigation in North Las Vegas in 2014.
Anyone with information is urged to call the North Las Vegas Police Department at 702-633-9111 or, to remain anonymous, Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555.
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