Pasco Man Arrested for Allegedly Threatening Security Guards with Knife

A Pasco man is arrested for allegedly pulling a knife and threatening security guards early this morning at Joker's Casino in Richland.

21-year-old Eric Sylvester was arrested for assault after police say he refused to leave the casino and became agressive when asked to leave.

When officers arrived, Sylvester was in the casino's parking lot sitting inside a vehicle.

A knife was discovered and Sylvester was booked into the Benton County Jail.