Man Arrested in Tahoe Stabbing Death

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SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CA - South Lake Tahoe police have arrested a man they believe stabbed a family member to death early Wednesday morning.

Police were called by a woman to a home on Wildwood Avenue, told her son had just stabbed another family member who was sleeping on a couch. When officers got there, they found 57-year-old Shirley Gordon, who died at a hospital, and arrested Sean-Paul Andrew MacIntire, who is now charged with first-degree murder. He was still in the home.

Police are still investigating to determine how and why the stabbing took place. The suspect's mother is not being charged.

If you have information that may help South Lake Tahoe police, please call them at 530-542-6100 or Secret Witness at 530-541-6800.