Waikiki fatal stabbing suspect appears in court

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HONOLULU (KHON2) — The Waikiki man accused of stabbing to death a 19-year-old California man made his first court appearance on Friday, June 4, 2021.

Oscar Cardona, 21, is charged with second degree murder.

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According to court documents, the suspect and victim had gotten into an argument when Cardona stabbed the victim three times with a knife.

The victim has been identified as Elian Delacerda. He died from a stab wound to the chest.

Cardona remains in custody on $1 million bail.

He’s set to appear in court again on Tuesday, June 8.

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