Vegas Police Issue Bulletin in Search For Triple Slashing Suspect

Las Vegas police have issued a bulletin in the search for a man believed to be responsible for killing his 46-year-old girlfriend and the brutally slashing her son and daughter.

Police say the suspect is Victor Cruz, a Las Vegas man is in his early 30s who also uses the name Jaime Garcia.

They say he should be considered armed and extremely dangerous,
and that anyone who sees him should call police.

Cruz is alleged to have attacked the three people with a machete
or large knife about 8:45 p.m. Thursday near where they were found
in front of their apartment a few blocks northeast of downtown Las

Reports say the 27-year-old son is missing an arm. Police say he
and his 12-year-old sister are in critical condition.

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