Victim, Person of Interest ID’ed in Red Hawk Casino Stabbing

Estaphen Juarez, identified as a person of interest in the stabbing.


Sheriff’s have identified 30-year-old Estaphen Juarez as a person of interest in a fatal stabbing that happened Wednesday night.

The stabbing victim was taken by friends to Marshall Hospital where he later died.

Homicide detectives and CSI personnel then joined El Dorado County Sheriff’s deputies at Red Hawk Casino where the stabbing allegedly took place.

Friday, officials identified 19-year-old Gene Mcarn as the stabbing victim.

Detectives note that they are actively looking for Juarez. Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department.