Investigation into Sunday homicide continues

CLEARLAKE – Police continued their investigation Tuesday into the murder of a Clearlake man.

Nicolai Chukreeff, 40, was stabbed to death in an incident that took place late Sunday night at the Harbor Lite Resort on Lakeshore Drive, as Lake County News has reported.

On Tuesday Lt. Mike Hermann of the Clearlake Police Department said that investigators were continuing to conduct interviews, but no arrest had yet been made.

Also on Tuesday, Chukreeff's autopsy was to be performed, said Hermann.

Preliminary findings from the autopsy are expected to be issued shortly, Hermann added.

Police are asking anyone with information on the case to call Detective Sgt. Tom Clements at 994-8251.

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