Police Identify Man Fatally Stabbed in Sparks

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SPARKS, NV - A fight in Sparks led to one man dead and another hurt.

Sparks police have identified 46-year-old Michael Jon Anderson as the man killed in Sunday night's stabbing in Sparks.

It happened around 8:30 Sunday night, when Sparks police responded to a possible stabbing in the 800 block of Station Street. The caller reported that the victim was pulled into a white van and driven away.

Officers arrived on scene and followed a trail of blood to a residence located at 806 Station Street. Officers made contact with another man there who was suffering from non-life threatening injuries. The man informed officers there had been an altercation at the home earlier.

During this time, officers located that white van at Northern Nevada Medical Center. Officers learned that Anderson was admitted for stab wounds and died from his injuries.

No suspects have been arrested and no further details have been released in this case.

Anyone with information about what may have occurred is encouraged to call the Sparks Police Department at 353-2231 or Secret Witness at 322-4900.