Sacto 9-1-1
November 23, 2012
Update: Photo of person of interest in Red Hawk Casino stabbing released

Juarez (1).jpgBy Melody Gutierrez

Authorities released a photo of who they call a person of interest in the stabbing death of man at Red Hawk Casino on Wednesday night.

After interviewing witnesses and analyzing the crime scene, the El Dorado County Sheriff's Office reported in a news release that detectives are looking for a man named Estaphen Juarez (pictured) as a person of interest in the incident.

The sheriff's office reported that deputies were dispatched to the Shingle Springs casino at around 10:30 p.m. Wednesday following an alleged stabbing on the sixth floor of the casino parking structure.

Earlier today authorities identified the man stabbing victim as 19-year-old Gene Mcarn, from Sacramento County.

Mcarn was transported by friends to Marshall Medical Center in Placerville, where he was pronounced dead.

Call The Bee's Melody Gutierrez, (916) 326-5521. Follow her on Twitter @MelodyGutierrez

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