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Known gang member to go before a judge today

A known gang member will go before a judge today after an altercation with police.

Officers with the Coachella Valley violent crime gang task force responded to a disturbance at a home on the 52000 block of Calle Avila in Coachella.

Armando Arevalos, 39, came out carrying a large knife, threatening to kill officers.

Police eventually took him into custody.

After searching the home, they found a shotgun inside.

Arevalos is booked on several charges including being a felon in possession of a firearm.

He remains in custody without bail.

KESQ News Team


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