Stabbing at Fox Theater


UPDATE: Officials arrested the suspect in Sunday’s fatal stabbing in front of Bakersfield Fox Theater.

Bakersfield Police Department arrested 37-year-old Efrain Ugues on charges of homicide, conspiracy and participating in a street gang.

Officials say 19-year-old Kasey Villegas was assaulted Sunday night in front of the Bakersfield Fox Theater after a Bone Thugs-N-Harmony concert.

Police tell us they received a call about the large fight before 11 p.m. after Bone Thugs-N-Harmony took the stage.

When officers arrived on scene they found a man stabbed. He was transported to Kern Medical where he was pronounced dead. Officials have now identified him as Villegas.

Investigation is ongoing.

If you have any information, call police at 327-7111.

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