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Man Killed in Indio Identified

Julio Ruelas, 20, of Indio, was pronounced dead at Deglet Noor Street, just south of Kenner Avenue.

Man Killed in Indio Identified

A man shot dead in Indio during a fight with his host was identified Sunday.

Julio Ruelas, 20, of Indio, was pronounced dead in the road at Deglet Noor Street, just south of Kenner Avenue, following the shooting about 2:45 a.m. Thursday, the Riverside County Coroner's office reported.

The shooting reportedly at a house in the 82500 block of Kenner Avenue.

According to the Press-Enterprise, Ruelas was a guest at the home when he was shot during an argument with a resident, who was stabbed during the fight.

Jorge Moreno, 21, of Indio, was booked into the county jail on suspicion of murder with malice.

He was being held on no bail, pending a court appearance Monday.

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