Israel Tonati Zuniga-Duarte, 22, has been charged with murder. Police say Zuniga-Duarte first called police to report that his roommate, Mr. Ramirez, arrived at their apartment with a gunshot wound. Patrol officers arrived and found Ramirez unresponsive and called for EMS.
Zuniga-Duarte told officers several accounts of what happened between he and Ramirez, then admitted to struggling over a pistol during an argument the two had about sex. At some point during the struggle, Ramirez was shot.
Zuniga-Duarte was taken into custody at the scene.
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