Stabbing in east Reno sends man to hospital

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RENO, Nev. (KOLO)-- A man was taken to the hospital for treatment after being stabbed in in the chest in east Reno on Wednesday afternoon, the Reno Police Department said. The wound does not appear to be life-threatening.

The incident happened about 3:20 p.m. on Kietzke Lane in the area of the Interstate 580 overpass, police said.

Police only got a vague description of the suspect, who was last seen heading towards the Grand Sierra Resort on the footpath along the Truckee River, police said.

Police did not know the relationship of the attacker to the man who was stabbed.

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