Updated June 29, 2020
Police are searching for a man wanted for questioning in connection with a fatal stabbing at a Schiller Park bar early Saturday morning.
Giovanny Arzate Pineda, 29, suffered a stab wound to his abdomen around 1:30 a.m. at Chaser’s Bar on the 4200 block of Old River Road in Schiller Park, according to a police report.
Pineda succumbed to his injuries and was later pronounced dead at Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge, according to police.
Police said they’re looking for Kasim Askar, 28, who is wanted for questioning in connection with the fatal stabbing.
On June 27, 2020, at approximately 1:30 A.M., an incident occurred at Chaser’s Bar, 4255 Old River Road, Schiller Park, IL. During the incident, a victim, 29 year old Giovanny Arzate Pineda, suffered a stab wound to his abdomen. He later succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead at Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge. Wanted for questioning was 28 year old Kasim Askar, who was last seen driving a 2015 Lexus with Illinois registration BX91916.
Thanks to the hard work of the Schiller Park Police Investigators, along with the assistance of MCAT, as of 10:30 A.M. today, Askar and a co-offender are both in custody pending the approval of charges through the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office