Elderly man fatally stabbed at Joliet casino; Suspect in custody

JOLIET, Ill.  — A man is in custody in connection with the fatal stabbing of an elderly man at a suburban casino.

Police said 74-year-old Emanuel Burgrino was found stabbed outside his hotel room at Harrah’s Casino Hotel in Joliet on Sunday.

Police said Monday they have a suspect in custody.

The Chicago Tribune reports an autopsy found Burgrino had multiple stab wounds.  The cause of death is under investigation.

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