1 dead, 1 seriously injured Kilgore knife attack

KILGORE - One person is dead, and one was seriously injured after a unknown altercation in Kilgore on Monday.

Police were called to 501 Leake Street on a report of a male subject dragging a female subject into a residence during an argument. Police arrived to find 24-year-old Maria Carolina Alveraz dead from a large cut in her neck. They also found 27-year-old Juan C. Vazquez suffering from a cut to his neck and wrist and several stab wounds.

Vazquez was rushed to a Tyler hospital for emergency surgery and his condition is unknown at this time.

The Kilgore Police Department Criminal Investigative Unit is investigating the incident.

Anyone with information on this case is asked to contact Detective Stephen Goodson at 903-218-6903, or Gregg County Crime Stoppers at 903-236-STOP.

Anyonomous tips can also be texted to 847411+KILGORE+ your tip. Please refer to Kilgore incident #1704-0185.

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