A man who allegedly murdered another man in Sept. 2020 in a tire shop was indicted by a state judge.
The state Attorney General’s office said José Ramón, aka “Chinola,” was indicted for the murder of Carlos, aka “Chabelo.”
The incident took place in a tire shop located in Mexicali’s unincorporated area of González Ortega.
The day of the incident the police received a report about an injured man at 1:52 a.m. in a tire shop located by San Pedro Mezquital Avenue, between Second and Third Streets.
Upon arrival, the police requested help from paramedics, who eventually declared the victim dead.
The victim had a single shotgun wound in the head.
Witnesses told the police the victim, the business owner and a tire shop employee were at the scene.
Suddenly, the suspect allegedly arrived and started an argument with the victim.
The suspect brandished a firearm and shot at the victim.
According to the agency the suspect and another individual fled on a gray Chevrolet Equinox. The judge decided to keep the suspect in prison during trial and gave detectives three months to close the investigation.