October 9, 2015
RENO, Nev. (AP) - Reno police have arrested a suspect in the stabbing of a woman near downtown.
Police on Tuesday said 34-year-old Joe Nathan Scott Jr. was arrested on probable cause for the stabbing of a woman found in an alley Sunday night.
Further details were not provided.
The victim had stab wounds to the neck and chest and underwent emergency surgery at Renown Regional Medical Center.
Authorities say she remains hospitalized in serious condition.
Investigators still want to talk with anyone who may have information about the crime.
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