the republic logo

Reno man arrested in stabbing of roommate; male victim in serious condition

bug
Share/Save/Bookmark

RENO, Nevada — A 37-year-old Reno man has been arrested in the early morning stabbing of his roommate at a north-side residence they shared.

Police say Kenneth Snyder was charged Wednesday with one count of battery with a deadly weapon.

The victim, whose name has not been released, underwent surgery at a local hospital and is reported in serious condition.

Officers say the victim had suffered multiple stab wounds when they arrived at the residence on Mountcrest Lane about 2:30 a.m. Wednesday.

Investigators say the two roommates had gotten into an argument before Snyder allegedly pulled out a knife and started stabbing the other man.

The case remains under investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to call Reno police at 775-334-2115 or Secret Witness at 775-322-4900.

Think your friends should see this? Share it with them!

Story copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Feedback, Corrections and Other Requests: AP welcomes feedback and comments from readers. Send an email to info@ap.org and it will be forwarded to the appropriate editor or reporter.


We also have more stories about:
(click the phrases to see a list)

Category:

Subjects:

Places:

 

Follow The Republic:

All content copyright ©2015 The Republic, a division of Home News Enterprises unless otherwise noted.
All rights reserved. Privacy policy.