UPDATE: The South Lake Tahoe Police Department released more details on a stabbing that happened in front of the CVS Pharmacy on Lake Tahoe Boulevard.

Calls of a stabbing came in around 10:30 a.m. on Thursday. when police arrive, they found 51-year-old Scott Nevin of San Jose bleeding from a stab wound. Witnesses on scene pointed out 71-year-old Paul Ivanovsky of Sparks as the person who stabbed Nevin.

Both subjects were transported to Barton Hospital for injuries. SLTPD detectives took over the investigation and found that a road rage incident over a parking spot was what lead to the stabbing.

Nevin had his 13-year-old son with him while he confronted Ivanovsky. Ivanovsky then used pepper spray against Nevin and then Nevin took the pepper spray from Ivanovsky and sprayed him back. A physical dispute began, when Ivanovsky pulled out a knife and stabbed Nevin once, then withdrew to his vehicle and waited for police to arrive.

Both parties are cooperating with the investigation and neither were arrested. 

Anyone with any information on the case is encouraged to contact SLTPD at (530) 542-6100. 


Original Story: South Lake Tahoe Police say they are investigating a stabbing that occurred in front of CVS Pharmacy on Lake Tahoe Blvd. late Thursday morning. 

Police say everyone involved is accounted for, and they are being treated for injuries.

They say there's no threat to the public. 

This is an active investigation.

If you have any additional information that can help authorities, call South Lake Tahoe Police at 530-542-6100.

No other information was immediately available.