Trucker stabbed, robbed in Las Vegas

| 4/19/2007

Las Vegas police are looking for witnesses after a truck driver was killed while walking to a store during early morning hours.

The Associated Press reported that an unnamed 56-year-old man was on his way to a 7-Eleven store while he was robbed and stabbed at about 4:40 a.m. Wednesday at Cecile Ave. and Clifford St., which is located immediately east of Las Vegas Blvd. and Pecos Road.

According to The AP, investigators said the man was a trucker who was visiting with friends in the Las Vegas area.

Anyone with information can call the Crime Stoppers hotline at (702) 385-5555.