Victim in Parkwest Casino death identified - Crime

Victim in Parkwest Casino death identified

By Christina Cornejo/News-Sentinel Staff Writer | Posted: Wednesday, February 22, 2017 7:20 pm

LODI — The San Joaquin County Coroner has identified the man who died at Parkwest Casino during what may have been an attempted robbery on Friday, Feb. 17.

That man was 22-year-old Ernie French McGee from Stockton.

Lodi Police responded to reports of an attempted robbery at the casino on 1800 S. Cherokee Lane last Friday morning at 7:39 a.m. When officers arrived, they found McGee dead at the scene. Detectives are continuing to investigate this incident. 

Not much is known about this man and police have not released any additional details about the events that transpired that day.